Akhnaten in Rehearsal
The cast of Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten,” including Anthony Roth Costanzo, Disella Lárusdóttir, and members of Gandini Juggling, take part in an early rehearsal. Production: Phelim McDermott. Conductor: Karen Kamensek. 2019–20 season.
Madama Butterfly: Act II Excerpt
Soprano Hui He, in the title role, sings an excerpt from Act II. Production: Anthony Minghella. Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi. 2019–20 season.
Turandot: “In questa reggia”
Christine Goerke sings an excerpt from Turandot’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Franco Zeffirelli. Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin. 2019–20 season.
Jessye Norman: "O hehrstes Wunder!"
Jessye Norman as Sieglinde sings "O hehrstes Wunder!" from Wagner's Die Walküre. Production: Otto Schenk. Conductor: James Levine. April 8, 1989.
Les Troyens: "Malheureux roi!"
Jessye Norman as Cassandra from the Met's live telecast of Berlioz's "Les Troyens" on October 8, 1983.
Watch a trailer for Massenet's sumptuous tale of young love. Soprano Lisette Oropesa stars in the enchanting title role, alongside tenor Michael Fabiano as the Chevalier des Grieux. Maurizio Benini conducts a stylish production by Laurent Pelly.
Manon: “Adieu, notre petite table”
Lisette Oropesa sings an excerpt from Manon’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Laurent Pelly. Conductor: Maurizio Benini. 2019–20 season.
Porgy and Bess: “Leavin’ for the Promise’ Lan’”
A scene from the final dress rehearsal, with choreography by Camille A. Brown. Production: James Robinson. Conductor: David Robertson. 2019–20 season.