A Message from Peter Gelb
Met General Manager Peter Gelb addresses the cancelation of the remainder of the 2019–20 season and the challenges facing the company in this extraordinary and difficult time.
La Cenerentola: “Si, ritrovarla io giuro”
Javier Camarena sings Don Ramiro’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Cesare Lievi. Conductor: James Gaffigan. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Anna Netrebko returns as opera’s ultimate diva, starring in Sir David McVicar’s towering production. Bertrand de Billy conducts. On stage Mar 26–Apr 11. 2019–20 season.
Der Fliegende Holländer: Trailer
Evgeny Nikitin and Anja Kampe star in François Girard’s spellbinding new production of Wagner’s early masterpiece, with Valery Gergiev on the podium. On stage March 2–27. 2019–20 season.
Der Fliegende Holländer in Rehearsal
Take a behind-the-scenes look at an early stage rehearsal for François Girard’s new production, starring Evgeny Nikitin and Anja Kampe. Opens March 2. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Così fan tutte: “Come scoglio”
Nicole Car sings Fiordiligi’s Act I aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Phelim McDermott. Conductor: Harry Bicket. 2019–20 season.
Simon McBurney on Die Zauberflöte
Watch a preview of director Simon McBurney’s new production of Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte,” featuring a brilliant ensemble cast conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. Opens December 31, 2020.
Ivo van Hove on Dead Man Walking
Watch a preview of director Ivo van Hove’s new production of Jake Heggie’s “Dead Man Walking,” starring Joyce DiDonato and Etienne Dupuis, and conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Opens April 8, 2021.