The Metropolitan Opera to Stream TOSCA, SALOME, and More!
The Met has announced the Weeks 10 and 11 schedules for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure.
All Nightly Met Opera Streams begin at 7:30pm and remain available via metopera.org for 23 hours. The performance are also accessible on all Met Opera on Demand apps.
"We'd like to provide some grand opera solace to opera lovers in these extraordinarily difficult times," said Met General Manager Peter Gelb. "Every night, we'll be offering a different complete operatic gem, including performances from our collection of HD presentations from the past 14 years, as well as classic telecasts from the last four decades."
Here is the schedule for the upcoming streams:
Monday, May 25
Berlioz's La Damnation de Faust
Tuesday, May 26
Wednesday, May 27
Puccini's Manon Lescaut
Conducted by James Levine; starring Renata Scotto, Plácido Domingo, and Pablo Elvira. Transmitted live on March 29, 1980.
Thursday, May 28
Berlioz's Les Troyens
Friday, May 29
Bellini's La Sonnambula (Viewer's Choice)
Conducted by Evelino Pidò; starring Natalie Dessay and Juan Diego Flórez. Transmitted live on March 21, 2009.
Saturday, May 30
Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore
Sunday, May 31
R. Strauss's Salome
Monday, June 1
Bellini's I Puritani
Tuesday, June 2
Wednesday, June 3
Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice
Thursday, June 4
Friday, June 5
Thomas Adès's The Exterminating Angel
Conducted by Thomas Adès; starring Audrey Luna, Amanda Echalaz, Sally Matthews, Sophie Bevan, Alice Coote, Christine Rice, Iestyn Davies, Joseph Kaiser, Frédéric Antoun, David Portillo, David Adam Moore, Rod Gilfry, Kevin Burdette, Christian Van Horn, John Tomlinson. Transmitted live on November 18, 2017.
Saturday, June 6
Conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin; starring Sonya Yoncheva, Aleksandrs Antonenko, and Željko Lučić. Transmitted live on October 17, 2015.
Sunday, June 7