La Clemenza di Tito: “Non più di fiori”
Elza van den Heever sings an excerpt from Vitellia’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle. Conductor: Lothar Koenigs. 2018–19 season.
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 (Angel Blue)
The Gershwins’ American classic returns to the Met stage for the first time in nearly 30 years to open the 2019–20 season. Angel Blue stars as Bess, opposite Eric Owens as Porgy, 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.
La Bohème: Trailer
Watch a trailer for Franco Zeffirelli’s celebrated production of “La Bohème.” Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini’s classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume conduct. 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.
Watch a trailer for Franco Zeffirelli’s acclaimed production of Puccini’s “Turandot.” Christine Goerke and Nina Stemme share the title role. Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Marco Armiliato, and Carlo Rizzi conduct. 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.