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  • Metropolitan Opera - Samson and Delilah

    Until Mar 28, 2019

  • Metropolitan Opera - La Boheme

    Until Dec 13, 2018

  • Metropolitan Opera - Aida

    Until Mar 7, 2019

  • Metropolitan Opera - La Fanciulla del West

    Until Oct 27, 2018

  • Metropolitan Opera - Marnie

    Oct 19 - Nov 10, 2018

Metropolitan Opera - Samson and Delilah Poster

Metropolitan Opera - Samson and Delilah

Until March 28, 2019

Comprised of some of the most exquisite musical moments in French opera, Camille Saint-Saens' Samson and Delilah is his most commonly performed work of the genre. Experience its sumptuous, sweeping romance at the Met's exciting world premiere of Tony winning Broadway director Darko Tresnjak's new production, featuring the palpable on-stage chemistry of celebrated Latvian mezzo-soprano Elina Granca and French tenor Roberto Alagna.

Metropolitan Opera - La Boheme Poster

Metropolitan Opera - La Boheme

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Until December 13, 2018

Franco Zeffirelli's spectacular production returns to the Met once more. Since its premiere in 1896, La Boheme has grown into one of the most beloved operas in the world, with only Puccini's other masterwork Madama Butterfly rivaling it for sheer popularity. This staging is split between two casts and conducted by Alexander Soddy and Marco Armiliato.

Metropolitan Opera - Aida Poster

Metropolitan Opera - Aida

Until March 7, 2019

The Egyptian-inspired epic returns for the 2018/19 season! The story of an Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic Radames, be swept up by Verdi's monumental score and the shimmering glory of this world-class production from Sonja Frisell with choreography from Alexi Ratmansky.

Metropolitan Opera - La Fanciulla del West Poster

Metropolitan Opera - La Fanciulla del West

Until October 27, 2018

One hundred and eight years since it made its world premiere at New York's Metropolitan Opera, Puccini's action-packed western opera La Fanciulla del West is back with its guns blazing! Featuring one of the most celebrated female roles in all of opera, the production welcomes esteemed Dutch soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek in the role of the feisty Minnie and German tenor Jonas Kaufmann in the role of her romantic interest Dick Johnson.

Metropolitan Opera - Marnie Poster

Metropolitan Opera - Marnie

October 19 - November 10, 2018

Based on the novel by Winston Graham and subsequent silver screen classic by Hitchcock, Nico Muhly's Met Opera-commissioned Marnie is a brand new opera that breaks the traditional mould with its sweeping, cinematic scope and rapidly moving action. Helmed by Tony Award winning director Micheal Mayer (the man behind 2007 Broadway smash Spring Awakening), the thought-provoking psychological thriller examines freedom, redemption and the ties that bind.

Metropolitan Opera House

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Lincoln Center, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

  • Year opened: 1966
  • Capacity: 3800
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

As part of the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts, this venue dedicated to ballet and opera first opened in 1966, replacing the original Metropolitan Opera House that opened in 1883 on Broadway, but was too small for advancing technology and stagecraft. It has a total of 4,000 seats, making it the largest purpose-built opera house in the world.

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