Akhnaten at the Brooklyn Museum
On November 2, countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, Brooklyn Youth Chorus, the Mannes Orchestra, and Gandini Juggling came together to give thousands of attendees at Brooklyn Museum’s free First Saturdays event a taste of Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten.”
William Kentridge and Yannick Nézet-Séguin on Wozzeck
Director William Kentridge and Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin discuss Berg’s masterpiece with Met General Manager Peter Gelb. Live in HD Jan 11 and onstage through Jan 22. 2019–20 season.
La Traviata: “Libiamo ne’ lieti calici”
Aleksandra Kurzak and Dmytro Popov sing the Act I drinking song in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Michael Mayer. Conductor: Karel Mark Chichon. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
La Traviata: “Amami, Alfredo”
Aleksandra Kurzak sings Violetta’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Michael Mayer. Conductor: Karel Mark Chichon. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Sara Mearns in La Traviata
New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns, a guest performer in this season’s revival of “La Traviata,” rehearses on the Met stage. Production: Michael Mayer. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Porgy and Bess: Trailer
Don’t miss the Met’s hit new production of The Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess,” returning to the stage January 8–February 15 after a sold-out run in the fall. Eric Owens and Angel Blue star, with David Robertson conducting. 2019–20 season.
Wozzeck: Final Dress Rehearsal
Peter Mattei, in the title role, and Elza van den Heever, as Marie, rehearse a scene from Act 3, under the baton of Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin, in the final dress of William Kentridge’s new production. 2019–20 season.
Elza van den Heever in Wozzeck
Don’t miss soprano Elza van den Heever’s star turn as Marie in a gripping new staging of Berg’s “Wozzeck” by William Kentridge. Baritone Peter Mattei sings the title role, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium. 2019–20 season.