Aida: "O patria mia"
Anna Netrebko sings the title character’s Act III aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Sonja Frisell. Conductor: Nicola Luisotti. 2018–19 season.
Watch a trailer for Nico Muhly’s new opera Marnie, starring Isabel Leonard, Christopher Maltman, and Iestyn Davies, with Robert Spano conducting Michael Mayer’s production. 2018–19 season.
Marnie: “I see Forio”
Isabel Leonard sings the title character’s aria, with composer Nico Muhly at the piano and Nadia Sirota on viola, at National Sawdust. “Marnie” has its U.S. premiere at the Met on October 19.
The Met’s Stage Lifts in Aida
John Sellars, the company’s Assistant General Manager, Production, discusses the use of the Met’s stage lifts in “Aida” with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission. 2018–19 season.
Roberto Alagna and Elīna Garanča on Samson et Dalila
The tenor and mezzo-soprano discuss singing the title roles of Saint-Saëns’s “Samson et Dalila” with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission. 2018–19 season.
La Fanciulla del West: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Puccini’s romantic epic of the Wild West, starring Eva-Maria Westbroek in the gun-slinging the title role. On stage through October 27. 2018–19 season.
Aida: Judgment Scene
Anita Rachvelishvili (Amneris) and Dmitry Belosselskiy (Ramfis) sing an excerpt from the Act IV Judgment Scene. Production: Sonja Frisell. Conductor: Nicola Luisotti. 2018–19 season.
La Bohème: Act III Excerpt
Real-life husband and wife Etienne Dupuis (Marcello) and Nicole Car (Mimì) sing an excerpt from Act III at the final dress rehearsal. Production: Franco Zeffirelli. Conductor: James Gaffigan. 2018–19 season.