Great Performances at the Met

Episode Guide


Season 7


The Tempest (#703)

Composer Thomas Ades conducts the Metropolitan Opera premiere of his own work, with baritone Simon ...

L'Elisir d'Amore (#701)

Anna Netrebko and Matthew Polenzani star in Bartlett Sher's new production of one of the greatest ...

Season 6


Wagner's Ring Cycle - Gotterdammerung (#614)

Siegfried and Brunnhilde's love is torn apart by the curse of the ring. A trio of scheming humans ...

Wagner's Ring Cycle - Siegfried (#613)

The young hero Siegfried grows up in the wilderness, raised by Alberich's conniving brother Mime. ...

Wagner's Ring Cycle - Die Walkure (#612)

The mysterious hero Siegmund finds shelter in the strangely familiar arms of a lonely woman named ...

Wagner's Ring Cycle - Das Rheingold (#611)

In the first opera in the Ring Cycle, the gods of Valhalla clash with underworld dwarves and brawny ...

Wagner's Ring Cycle - Wagner's Dream (#610)

A documentary by Susan Froemke. The stakes could not be higher as visionary director Robert Lepage, ...

La Traviata (#609)

Natalie Dessay, in her first Violetta at the Met. puts on the red dress in Willy Decker's ...

Manon (#608)

Anna Netrebko's dazzling portrayal of the tragic heroine in Laurent Pelly's new production travels ...

The Enchanted Island (#606)

In this new work, lovers of Baroque opera have it all: the world's best singers, glorious music of ...

Rodelinda (#604)

Sensational in the 2004 Met premiere of Stephen Wadsworth's much-heralded production, Renee Fleming ...

Satyagraha (#603)

Richard Croft portrays Gandhi in Philip Glass' unforgettable opera, "Satyagraha," which The ...

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