Items of Interest
Nightly Opera Streams: Maria Stuarda
David McVicar’s gripping staging of Donizetti’s riveting bel canto drama stars Joyce DiDonato in the title role, Elza van den Heever as Elizabeth I, Matthew Polenzani as Robert Dudley, and Matthew Rose as Talbot. Maurizio Benini conducts. This stream can be viewed until 6:30PM ET Thursday, June 24.
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Nightly Opera Streams, June 21–27
In celebration of Pride Month, we’re paying tribute to just a handful of the extraordinary LGBTQ+ composers, singers, conductors, and directors who have shared their artistry with Met audiences. Peruse the schedule and dive into a collection of related articles, videos, podcasts, and more.
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.
Aria Code: Joseph Calleja on Tosca
In the latest episode of Aria Code, the Met’s enlightening and entertaining podcast created with WQXR, tenor Joseph Calleja joins host Rhiannon Giddens to explore Cavaradossi’s heartbreaking aria “E lucevan le stelle” from Puccini’s Tosca.
Nightly Opera Streams, June 28–July 4
As we approach Independence Day, we present a week of operas by American composers. Check out the complete schedule and explore a collection of supplemental content.
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.