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SCENE™ and Met members: Thursday July 14 2016
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General Public: Friday, July 22, 2016

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L'Elisir d'Amore

Director: Maurizio Benini
Featuring: Anna Netrebko, Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Kwiecien

Synopsis: Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, directed by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Maurizio Benini, stars Anna Netrebko in her Met role debut as the beautiful landowner Adina, with Matthew Polenzani as Nemorino, the simple peasant who falls in love with her. Mariusz Kwiecien sings Adina’s arrogant fiancé, Sergeant Belcore, and Ambrogio Maestri sings the role of the magic potion-peddling Doctor Dulcamara.

July 9, 2016 July 13, 2016


Director: Luc Bonda
Featuring: Patricia Racette, Roberto Alagna

Synopsis: Puccini’s enduring favorite, starring an exceptional trio of singing actors in the leading roles, features acclaimed American soprano Patricia Racette as the ultimate diva, Floria Tosca, in Luc Bondy’s production. French tenor Roberto Alagna sings Tosca’s lover, the painter Cavaradossi, and Georgian baritone George Gagnidze is the corrupt, lustful Scarpia. Italian maestro Riccardo Frizza conducts Puccini’s sweeping, dramatic tale of murder, lust, and political intrigue.

June 18, 2016 June 22, 2016

2015-16 Live in HD Schedule

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