Ross McElwee’s groundbreaking, wry, idiosyncratic doc sets out to tell the story of the lingering effects of General Sherman’s march of destruction through the South during the Civil War… read more
Showtime: August 21 & 22 at 7:30pm
DAY FOR NIGHT
The title refers to the movie trick of making day appear to be night & this fun, funny, ensemble piece tackles the technical & personal struggles involved in creating filmed reality. read more
Showtime: September 11 & 12 at 7:30pm
Verdi’s Il Travatore
The Live in HD season begins October 3 with Anna Netrebko in her highly anticipated Met role debut as Leonora, the tortured heroine of Il Trovatore.
Showtime: Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 12:55 pm
A new staging of Verdi’s masterpiece Otello, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin and directed by Bartlett Sher, opens the Met season.
Showtime: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 12:55 pm
James Levine conducts Wagner’s early masterpiece in its first return to the Met stage in more than a decade.
Showtime: Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Acclaimed artist and director William Kentridge applies his unique theatrical vision to Berg’s notorious femme fatale who shatters lives, including her own.
Showtime: Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 12:30 pm
Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de Perles
Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years.
Showtime: Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 12:55 pm
Puccini’s Manon Lescaut
The Met stage ignites when soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kaufmann join forces in Puccini’s obsessive love story.
Showtime: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 12:55 pm
Puccini’s Madama Butterfly
Kristine Opolais reprises her acclaimed portrayal of the title role, opposite Roberto Alagna as Pinkerton, the naval officer who breaks Butterfly’s heart.
Showtime: Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 12:55 pm
Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux
In this climactic opera of the trilogy, Sondra Radvanovsky plays Queen Elizabeth I, forced to sign the death warrant of the nobleman she loves, Roberto Devereux.
Showtime: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 12:55 pm
Nina Stemme portrays Elektra’s primal quest for vengeance for the murder of her father, Agamemnon.
Showtime: Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 12:55 pm
- SHERMAN’S MARCH - 8/21-22 at 7:30pm
- DAY FOR NIGHT - 9/11-12 at 7:30pm
- Verdi’s Il Travatore - 10/3 at 12:55pm
- Verdi’s Otello - 10/17 at 12:55
- Wagner’s Tannhäuser - 10/17 at 12:00pm
- Berg’s Lulu - 11/21 at 12:30pm
- Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de Perles - 1/16 at 12:55pm
- Puccini’s Turandot - 1/30 at 12:55pm
- Puccini’s Manon Lescaut - 3/5 at 12:55pm
- Puccini’s Madama Butterfly - 4/2 at 12:55pm
- Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux - 4/16 at 12:55pm
- Strauss’ Elektra - 4/30 at 12:55pm
**Pothole Pictures tickets available at the door**