Galas & Special Events
Please join us for gala premieres and other events throughout the 2021–22 season.
For more information, please call 212.362.6000.
Verdi's Don Carlos
Monday, February 28, 2022 6:30PM ET
Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the very first Met performance of the original five-act French version of Verdi’s grand masterpiece. A star-studded cast comes together in a gripping new production by David McVicar, including tenor Matthew Polenzani, soprano Sonya Yoncheva, mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča, and bass Eric Owens. This epic gala evening includes a black-tie dinner before the performance and dessert during intermission.
Production a gift of Elizabeth M. and Jean-Marie R. Eveillard, †Edwin C. Holmer III, and The Sybil B. Harrington Endowment Fund
Additional support by the Hermione Foundation, Laura Sloate, Trustee
Major support provided by Rolex
Don Carlos Gala Committee
Elizabeth M. and Jean-Marie R. Eveillard
C. Graham Berwind, III
Betsy and Ed Cohen
Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin
Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer and Joseph Neubauer
Dr. Frayda B. Lindemann
Judith-Ann Corrente and Willem Kooyker
Sanford and Isanne Fisher
Mark David Keller and Joel Robert Melamed MD
Reuben and Robin Jeffery
Marta E. Nottebohm
Judith M. Hoffman
Committee as of January 18, 2022
Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor
Saturday, April 23, 2022 8PM ET
Soprano Nadine Sierra stars in the title role, alongside tenor Javier Camarena as Edgardo, for the premiere of an electrifying new staging by acclaimed Australian theater and film director Simon Stone. Join us for cocktails and dinner before the performance, and dessert at intermission.
Production a gift of the Trust of Michael Tapper, and the Rosalie Coe Weir Endowment Fund