NEW YORK METROPOLITAN OPERA LIVE IN CINEMA   

946 NEW YORK METROPOLITAN OPERA LIVE IN CINEMA

The Met: Live in HD, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live high-definition cinema simulcasts continues @ Luna Leederville & Luna on SX

'Be part of an operatic experience...arguably creating a new, hybrid art form of opera and cinema.' The Guardian

We are excited to announce a new season for 2019 - 2020 featuring New Productions of Porgy and Bess, Der Fliegende Holländer, and Wozzeck, and Met Premieres of Agrippina and Akhnaten headline the Metropolitan Opera’s 2019–20 Season.

Puccini's TURANDOT October 26 – Est. Run Time 3:22 (202 minutes

Massenet’s MANON November 23 - Est. Run Time 4:12 (252 minutes)

Puccini's MADAMA BUTTERFLY January 18 - Est. Run Time 3:32 (212 minutes)

Philip Glass’s AKHNATENFebruary 15 - Est. Run Time 3:56 (236 minutes)

Berg’s WOZZECK March 14 - Est. Run Time 1:57 (117 minutes)

The Gershwins’ PORGY AND BESS April 4 - Est. Run Time 3:40 (220 minutes)

Handel’s AGRIPPINA May 2 - Est. Run Time 4:10 (250 minutes)

Wagner’s THE FLYING DUTCHMAN May 30 - Est. Run Time 2:44 (164 minutes)

Puccini’s TOSCA June 20 - Est. Run Time 3:17 (197 minutes)

Donizetti’s MARIA STUARDA July 18 – Est. Run Time 3:06 (186 minutes)

Tickets on-sale Wednesday 24th July, in time for the last Opera of the season - Poulenc's Dialogues des  Carmelites July 27/28

The Met captured Live in HD series is distributed internationally by New York-based  BY Experience: www.byexperience.net and across Australia by film distributor Sharmill Films: www.sharmillfilms.com.au & supported in WA by the West Australian Opera.

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METOPERA: DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES (FIRST TIME IN HD) 209 mins

2674 METOPERA: DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES (FIRST TIME IN HD)  Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads Poulenc’s masterpiece. As the French Revolution begins, shy Blanche, sung by mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, becomes a novice nun under an elderly prioress—Met legend Karita Mattila. Blanche’s aristocratic family ... More
Screening: Sat 27 Jul - Sun 28 Jul at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 27 Jul
Luna On SX: Sat 27 Jul

METOPERA19: TURANDOT 202 mins

3181 METOPERA19: TURANDOT Franco Zeffirelli’s spectacular production returns to cinemas with powerhouse soprano Christine Goerke taking on the titular role of the sharp Princess, sworn never to be possessed by a man. Calaf, an unknown suitor played by tenor Roberto Aronica, who sings the famed aria “Nessun ... More
Screening: Sat 26 Oct - Sun 27 Oct at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 26 Oct
Luna On SX: Sat 26 Oct

METOPERA19: MANON 252 mins

3182 METOPERA19: MANON Laurent Pelly’s enchanting production, starring exhilarating soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role, explores the devastating consequences when excess and passion collide.Maurizio Benini conducts Massenet’s sensual score with tenor Michael Fabiano as the besotted ... More
Screening: Sat 23 Nov - Sun 24 Nov at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 23 Nov
Luna On SX: Sat 23 Nov

METOPERA20: MADAMA BUTTERFLY 212 mins

3183 METOPERA20: MADAMA BUTTERFLY Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging of Puccini’s tale of unrequited love returns to our screens featuring soprano Hui He in the devastating title role.One of the most frequently staged operas of our generation, Madama Butterfly follows the story of a young Japanese girl, ... More
Screening: Sat 18 Jan - Sun 19 Jan at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 18 Jan
Luna On SX: Sat 18 Jan

METOPERA20: AKHNATEN MET PREMIERE 236 mins

3184 METOPERA20: AKHNATEN MET PREMIERE Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines as the revolutionary Pharaoh who transformed ancient Egypt.Director Phelim McDermott, whose productions include the hugely successful Satyagraha by Philip Glass, returns to the Met to bring this contemporary production to life, with a virtuosic ... More
Screening: Sat 15 Feb - Sun 16 Feb at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 15 Feb
Luna On SX: Sat 15 Feb

METOPERA20: WOZZACK - NEW PRODUCTION 117 mins

3185 METOPERA20: WOZZACK - NEW PRODUCTION After wowing audiences with his astounding production of Lulu in 2015, South African artist William Kentridge now focuses his extraordinary visual imagination on Berg’s other operatic masterpiece, set in an apocalyptic pre–World War I environment.Met Music Director Yannick ... More
Screening: Sat 14 Mar - Sun 15 Mar at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 14 Mar
Luna On SX: Sat 14 Mar

METOPERA20: PORGY AND BESS - NEW PRODCUTION 220 mins

3186 METOPERA20: PORGY AND BESS - NEW PRODCUTION The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles.This new co-production with English National Opera and Dutch National Opera was hailed as a triumph at its premiere in ... More
Screening: Sat 4 Apr - Sun 5 Apr at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 4 Apr
Luna On SX: Sat 4 Apr

METOPERA20: AGRIPPINA - MET PREMIERE 250 mins

3187 METOPERA20: AGRIPPINA - MET PREMIERE Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads as the imperious title empress in the Met’s first-ever performance of this tale of deception and deceit.Set in Ancient Rome, Agrippina plots the downfall of Emperor Claudius to secure the throne for her son Nero, in Handel’s first operatic ... More
Screening: Sat 2 May - Sun 3 May at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 2 May
Luna On SX: Sat 2 May

METOPERA20: THE FLYING DUTCHMAN - NEW PRODUCTION (Der Fliegende Holländer) 164 mins

3188 METOPERA20: THE FLYING DUTCHMAN - NEW PRODUCTION Award-winning, Sir Bryn Terfel CBE, returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation in this co-production with L’Opéra de Québec and Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam.Inspired by the legend of the Flying Dutchman, the Captain of ... More
Screening: Sat 30 May - Sun 31 May at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 30 May
Luna On SX: Sat 30 May

METOPERA20: MARIA STUARDA 186 mins

3190 METOPERA20: MARIA STUARDA Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots and her bitter rivalry with the cousin responsible for imprisoning her, Queen Elizabeth I, and thrills with intense stand-offs and impressive vocal displays.Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie ... More
Screening: Sat 18 Jul - Sun 19 Jul at:
Luna Leederville: Sat 18 Jul
Luna On SX: Sat 18 Jul