Opera Night

Opera Night

Saturday, 7 - 10pm

Opera Night Saturday 20 April 2013

Opera Night - Siegfried

Opera Night - Siegfried

The 3rd instalment of Wagner's Ring Cycle with Jay Hunter Morris as the title hero, Deborah Voigt as Brünnhilde and Mark Delavan as the Wanderer. Fabio Luisi conducts.

The Metropolitan Opera New York Saturday Matinee Broadcasts

Launched in 1931, the Met’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical radio series in American broadcast history. The 86th season of Saturday broadcasts will once again be heard over the Toll Brothers–Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network. You can hear the 2016/17 Season every Saturday from 7pm on Opera Night and for details of the season, view their schedule here

Saturday 22nd April - Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin 

Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production, starring Anna Netrebko as Tatiana and Mariusz Kwiecien and Peter Mattei sharing the title role. Alexey Dolgov sings the role of Lenski, and Robin Ticciati conducts. (Pictured: Anna Netrebko as Tatiana in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin. Photo by Marty Sohl, Metropolitan Opera).

Saturday 29th April - Wagner's The Flying Dutchman 

New Met star Michael Volle sings the title role of the ghostly sailor damned to wander the seas in search of the love that will set him free, under the baton of the exciting Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Amber Wagner is Senta, whose love he seeks. The powerhouse cast also includes Dolora Zajick, Ben Bliss, Franz-Josef Selig, and Jay Hunter Morris as Erik, returning for the first time after his memorable portrayal of Siegfried in Wagner’s Ring. (Pictured - a scene from Wagner's Der fliegende Holländer Photo by Cory Weaver Metropolitan Opera)

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Producer: Gail Henry

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