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.

SIMON BOCCANEGRA (#408)

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.

DER ROSENKAVALIER (#406)

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

LES CONTES D'HOFFMAN (#405)

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

TURANDOT (#404)

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

THE AUDITION (#403)

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


LA CENERENTOLA (#310)

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

LA SONNAMBULA (#309)

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

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