Items of Interest
Tickets On Sale August 9
Mark your calendar: Individual performance tickets for the thrilling 2021–22 season go on sale Monday, August 9, at 12PM ET. The season opens in historic fashion with the Met-premiere production of Terence Blanchard’s Fire Shut Up in My Bones, and includes a total of six unmissable new stagings and a full slate of repertory gems, featuring all of your favorite stars.
Our Commitment to Our Audiences
As we look ahead to the Met's long-awaited reopening in September, our top priority is the well-being of our audiences. Learn more about our new health and safety policies and improvements, including the implementation of a fully vaccinated house, as well as new flexible ticketing and exchange policies.
SUPPORT THE MET
Make a Gift to the Met’s Emergency Campaign
The coronavirus pandemic has had serious economic implications for the Met and we need your help. Please make a gift to support our emergency campaign today. Your contribution will make a critical difference.
Nightly Opera Streams, July 19–25
After 70 weeks, 112 different operas, and more than 21.2 million views from 152 countries, our series of free Nightly Opera Streams reaches its grand finale. Enjoy one last week of exceptional performances, specially chosen by viewers. Review the schedule and dive into related articles, videos, podcasts, and more.
Aria Code: Lisette Oropesa on La Traviata
Created in collaboration with WQXR, our popular Aria Code podcast explores the magic of opera one aria at a time. In the latest episode, extraordinary soprano Lisette Oropesa speaks to host Rhiannon Giddens about Violetta’s heartbreaking “Addio, del passato” from Verdi’s La Traviata.
Live in HD Summer Encores
In select cinemas this summer, the Met presents encore screenings of popular Live in HD transmissions from past seasons, as well as a new feature-length documentary that follows Yannick Nézet-Séguin in his journey toward becoming Met Music Director.
Global Summer Camp
This summer, children aged eight to 18 are invited to join the Met on a four-week virtual exploration of the world of opera! Each week, campers will explore a kid-friendly Met production with activities and interviews with the opera’s stars—all livestreamed for free.
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.