Great Performances at the Met

Episode Guide

Season 4

ARMIDA (#410)

This mythical story of a sorceress who enthralls men in her island prison stars Renee Fleming.

HAMLET (#409)

Simon Keenlyside and Marlis Petersen bring extraordinary skills to this Ambroise Thomas production.


Placido Domingo stars in this tragic story of a father and his lost daughter. James Levine conducts.

CARMEN (#407)

Richard Eyre directs this new production of Bizet's drama about sex, violence, racism and freedom.


Strauss's comic masterpiece of love and intrigue in 18th-century Vienna stars Renee Fleming.


Barlett Sher directs this story of the life and loves of the German Romantic writer E.T.A. Hoffmann.


Maria Guleghina plays the ruthless princess in a breathtaking production of Giacomo Puccini's opera.


Young opera singers face intense pressures as they struggle for the opportunity to launch a career.

AIDA (#402)

Violeta Urmana stars as the enslaved Ethiopian princess in this heartbreaking, epic love story.

TOSCA (#401)

James Levine conducts Giacomo Puccini's Tosca, staged by Luc Bondy and starring Karita Mattila.

Season 3


Elina Garanca and Lawrence Brownlee star in this Cinderella story conducted by Maurizio Benini.


A hauntingly lyrical score and an intriguing staging set in the present highlight this production.

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