Metropolitan Opera

Le Nozze di Figaro
By Zachary Stewart · Sep 26, 2014

Richard Eyre directs a beautiful and hilarious new production of Mozart's most popular opera.

Die Fledermaus
By Zachary Stewart · Jan 6, 2014

The Met's glittering new production of the Strauss operetta has its audience ringing in the New Year with each performance.

In Between Broadway Shows, Danny Burstein and Betsy Wolfe Take on the Metropolitan Opera
By David Gordon · Dec 31, 2013

Before returning to the Great White Way this spring in Cabaret and Bullets Over Broadway, respectively, the pair take on roles in a new production of Johann Strauss' Die Fledermaus.

People for (or Against) the People's Opera (Part II)
By Michael Feingold · Oct 25, 2013

Operatic death and what comes after.

People for (or Against) the People's Opera
By Michael Feingold · Oct 18, 2013

If NY City Opera is dead, long live — what?

Eugene Onegin
By Zachary Stewart · Sep 24, 2013

The Metropolitan Opera opens its season in grand style, with high drama onstage and off.

Deborah Warner, Director of the Tony-Nominated Play The Testament of Mary, Steps Down as Director of Eugene Onegin
By Pete Hempstead · Aug 6, 2013
Tony-nominated Fiona Shaw, star of The Testament of Mary, will take the reins as director of the Met's opening-night production.
Danny Burstein Will Make Metropolitan Opera Debut in Douglas Carter Beane's Adaptation of Die Fledermaus
By David Gordon · Jul 23, 2013
The production also features Susanna Phillips, Anthony Roth Costanzo, and Tony Award winner Paulo Szot.
Robert LePage, Ron Cephas Jones, Seth Numrich Among Participants in Shakespeare at the Opera Event
By Dan Bacalzo · Oct 8, 2012
Ron Cephas Jones(© David Gordon) The Shakespeare Society and the Metropolitan Opera are teaming up for a special Shakespeare at the Opera: Robert Lepage & The Tempest event
L'Elisir d'Amore
By David Finkle · Sep 25, 2012
Bartlett Sher's lovely Metropolitan Opera production of Donizetti's opera features beautiful singing from Matthew Polenzani and Anna Netrebko.