Met Summer Encores

The Metropolitan Opera is back for the Summer. Four encores will be playing this June and July featuring some of the Met's best! Every show is on a Wednesday and begins at 11 AM.


Individual Tickets: Adults: $14 | Seniors & Members: $12 | Children: $10



Romeo et Juliette

June 19th @ 11 AM

Tony Award–winning director Bartlett Sher’s staging of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette updates the action to 18th-century Verona and conjures both the magic and heartbreak of this timeless love story. Tenor Vittorio Grigolo and soprano Diana Damrau enchanted audiences as Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers, with Damrau displaying glittering coloratura virtuosity and Grigolo delivering passionate longing and a moving rendition of the famous aria “Ah! lève-toi, soleil!” On the podium, maestro Gianandrea Noseda draws a wealth of orchestral color from Gounod’s lush score.

Running time: 2 hours 55 minutes


La Boheme

June 26th @ 11 AM

The Metropolitan Opera presents a rebroadcast of Puccini’s La Bohème, from the 2013-14 season, in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, June 26. Franco Zeffirelli’s picturesque staging, an audience favorite for more than 30 years, features a winning young cast, including soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Vittorio Grigolo as the lovers Mimì and Rodolfo. Stefano Ranzani conducts.

Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes


Il Barbarie di Siviglia

July 10th @ 11 AM

The Metropolitan Opera presents a rebroadcast of Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia, from the 2006-07 season, in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, July 10. Rossini’s madcap comedy receives a spirited production by Tony Award–winning director Bartlett Sher and stars mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, tenor Juan Diego Flórez, and baritone Peter Mattei. Maurizio Benini conducts.

Running time: 3 hours 5 minutes


Aida

July 17th @ 11 AM

The Metropolitan Opera presents a rebroadcast of Verdi’s Aida, from the 2018-19 season, in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, July 17. Soprano Anna Netrebko and mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili offer blazing performances in Verdi’s grand drama of ancient Egypt, seen in a stunning production by Sonja Frisell. Nicola Luisotti conducts.

Running time: 3 hours