Items of Interest
Nightly Opera Stream: La Clemenza di Tito
Giuseppe Filianoti stars as Roman Emperor Titus in Mozart’s late opera seria, heading a cast that also features Barbara Frittoli as Vitellia, Elīna Garanča as Sesto, Lucy Crowe as Servilia, and Kate Lindsey as Annio. Harry Bicket conducts. This stream can be viewed until 6:30PM ET Wednesday, April 21.
Aria Code: Pretty Yende on Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Season 3 of Aria Code, the Met’s podcast collaboration with WQXR, continues. Host Rhiannon Giddens welcomes soprano Pretty Yende to discuss Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia and the classic aria “Una voce poco fa,” in which the feisty heroine Rosina asserts her independence and declares that nothing will stand between her and the man she loves.
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Nightly Opera Streams, April 19–25
This week of free encore screenings features operas that celebrate virtue, freedom, and the power of the human spirit. Peruse the schedule and dive into a curated collection of supplemental content.
Mary Ellen Pracht, 1934–2021
The Metropolitan Opera mourns the death of soprano Mary Ellen Pracht, who sang 314 performances with the company from 1961 until 1977.
Black Voices at the Met
Our exhibition chronicling the extensive contributions made by African American artists at the Met and the decades-long struggle for racial equality at the nation's leading opera company—originally installed in the opera house in connection with the 2019 new production of Porgy and Bess—is now available in digital format.
Nightly Opera Streams: Upcoming Schedule
Each day while the house is dark, a different encore presentation from the company’s Live in HD series is being made available for free streaming. Learn more about the initiative and explore the upcoming schedule.
Met Stars Live in Concert
Opera’s greatest stars perform in a groundbreaking new series of pay-per-view concerts from striking locations around the globe, each live via satellite and shot with multiple cameras. Tickets now on sale.