Porgy and Bess Choreography
Choreographer Camille A. Brown works with the cast of Porgy and Bess in advance of the September 23 Opening Night premiere.
Porgy and Bess: TV Spot (Eric Owens)
The Gershwins’ American classic returns to the Met stage for the first time in nearly 30 years to open the 2019–20 season. Eric Owens stars as Porgy, opposite Angel Blue as Bess, in James Robinson’s new production.
La Traviata: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Michael Mayer’s production of Verdi’s “La Traviata.” Aleksandra Kurzak and Lisette Oropesa share the role of Violetta, opposite Dmytro Popov and Vittorio Grigolo as Alfredo. Karel Mark Chichon and Bertrand de Billy conduct.
The Magic Flute: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Julie Taymor’s production of “The Magic Flute.” Lothar Koenigs conducts a dynamic cast in the Met's English-language family version of Mozart’s classic fable. 2019–20 season.
Così fan tutte: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Phelim McDermott’s Coney Island–inspired production of Mozart’s “Così fan tutte.” Harry Bicket conducts. 2019–20 season.
Madama Butterfly: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Anthony Minghella’s production of Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly.” Hui He and Ana María Martínez share the heartbreaking title role. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts. 2019–20 season.
Porgy and Bess: “It Ain’t Necessarily So” in Rehearsal
Frederick Ballentine, as Sportin’ Life, sings “It Ain’t Necessarily So” in rehearsal for James Robinson’s season-opening new production of the Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, with choreography by Camille A. Brown. David Robertson conducts.
In Rehearsal: The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess
Rehearsals are in full swing for James Robinson’s new production of the Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, which features choreography by Camille A. Brown and opens the 2019–20 season on September 23. David Robertson conducts.