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Opera

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Nov 05, 2016 - Apr 20, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
The Met's production of Verdi's ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska and Hui He. They share the title role of the enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic...
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Starting May 02, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
The comedy/tragedy of Cyrano de Bergerac and his beloved Roxane, a love story for the ages, comes alive in this rediscovered operatic gem, which packs the power of full-blooded Italian verismo. The...
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Starting Apr 25, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
New Met star Michael Volle sings the title role of the ghostly sailor damned to wander the seas in search of the love that will set him free, under the baton of the exciting Yannick Nézet-Séguin....
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Nov 22, 2013 - May 13, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Boy meets girl and falls head over heels. But in opera--as in life--the path to happily-ever-after can be a thorny one. A Viennese noblewoman relishes the affection of her young lover, Octavian,...
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Sep 27, 2016 - May 06, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Michael Grandage's elegant production returns with Ildar Abdrazakov as the world's most famous lover. Rising star Susanna Phillips is Donna Anna, Emma Bell is Donna Elvira, Charles Castronovo is...
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Starting Mar 30, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
"Life is not like a novel," states a phrase in 'Eugene Onegin,' but this opera actually mirrors a tragic event in Tchaikovsky's own life. Lensky woos Olga while her sister, Tatyana, falls for the...
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Starting Mar 20, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Beethoven's only opera was heard for the first time in Vienna in 1805, but underwent several revisions, the final version being heard in 1814. It is typical of its time in several ways: it has...
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Starting Mar 05, 2017
Lehman Center For The Performing Arts
Direct from Dublin! The Five Irish Tenors fuse Irish wit and boisterous charm, with lyricism, dramatic flair and operatic style to present a unique Irish tenor concert experience. Featuring both...
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Feb 10, 2017 - Feb 28, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Bellini's 'I Puritani' (The Puritans) is set in Plymouth, England during the British Civil War between the Royalists and Puritan leader Oliver Cromwell.
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Starting May 06, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Mozart's first operatic masterpiece returns to the Met in the classic Jean-Pierre Ponnelle production, conducted by Music Director James Levine. The superb ensemble includes Matthew Polenzani as...
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Starting Feb 24, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Soprano Diana Damrau tackles Verdi's eternal heroine for the first time at the Met in Willy Decker's production. Plácido Domingo expands his repertoire to sing the baritone role of Germont,...
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Starting May 04, 2017
Harlem Stage
The second installment in City Opera's Ópera en Español series explores the very beginnings of Spanish-language opera with the American premiere of Literes's circa 1713 work Los Elementos. The...
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Starting Mar 15, 2017
BAM-Howard Gilman Opera House
The choreographer presents a double-bill: Britten's 'Curlew River,' featuring the MMDG Music Ensemble, and Purcell's 'Dido and Aeneas,' featuring mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe and the Mark Morris...
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Jan 20, 2017 - Apr 27, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Verdi considered Victor Hugo's play 'Le Roi s'amuse' "one of the greatest creations of the modern theatre," and jumped at the opportunity to adapt it for Venice in 1851. The local censors took...
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Dec 31, 2016 - Mar 18, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
Shakespeare's tragedy of the star-crossed lovers has inspired many operas, symphonic poems and ballets, as well as Bernstein's "West Side Story." Perhaps the most famous is Gounod's opera, first...
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Feb 02, 2017 - Mar 02, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
The folk story of a water sprite, Rusalka, who longs to be human out of love for a mortal man. The witch Jezivbaba makes Rusalka's dream come true, but when the the Prince she loves is unfaithful,...
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Feb 16, 2017 - Mar 09, 2017
Lincoln Center - Metropolitan Opera House
A deathbed promise, unrequited love, star-crossed lovers and an ultimate, inevitable tragedy coupled with Massenet's haunting music make for a memorable evening of spectacular singing. Two of opera...
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Starting Apr 09, 2017
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
In anticipation of the world premiere of Mason Bates's first opera commissioned by The Santa Fe Opera, join the composer along with librettist Mark Campbell and director Kevin Newbury for a...
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