Met at the Movies begins in October!
By Ruth Phinney ~ Posted Tue, 08/25/2009 - 8:00am
The 2009-2010 Metropolitan Opera HD Theater presentations will include nine operas this season. We just received confirmation that the Metropolitan Opera HD Theater presentations will be available at Cinemark Tinseltown on Buffalo Road in Rochester. We are awaiting confirmation of the Regal Eastview presentations.
The Met at the Movies broadcasts will all be at 1:00 p.m. and are as follows: (note: the radio simulcasts begin in December 2009)
Oct 10, 2009 - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini (new production)
Oct 24, 2009 - Aida by Giuseppe Verdi (repertory)
Nov 7, 2009 - Turandot by Giacomo Puccini (repertory)
Dec 19, 2009 - Les Contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach (new production)
Jan 9, 2010 - Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss (repertory)
Jan 16, 2010 - Carmen byGeorges Bizet (new production)
Feb 6, 2010 - Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi (repertory)
Mar 27, 2010 - Hamlet by Ambroise Thomas (new production)
May 1, 2010 - Armida by Gioachino Rossini (Met premiere)
Tickets at TINSELTOWN will be $24 for adults; $22 for seniors; $16 for children. Tickets go on sale August 24th. Entrance to the theater will be at 11:30 a.m. for all 1:00 p.m. performances.
For more information about the opera, visit: www.metoperafamily.org/metopera/broadcast/hd_events_current.aspx