Leontyne Price, Anna Netrebko, Renée Fleming, Plácido Domingo & At Home Gala Headline Weeks 13 & 14 of Metropolitan Opera Nightly StreamsBy David Salazar
The Metropolitan Opera has announced Weeks 13 and 14 of its nightly streams.
The streams will include music by Mozart, Bartok, Rossini, Handel, Verdi, and Glass. Also, audiences will get a chance to check out the At Home Gala once again.
Monday, June 8 – Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito
Conducted by Harry Bicket; starring Lucy Crowe, Barbara Frittoli, Elīna Garanča, Kate Lindsey, and Giuseppe Filianoti. Transmitted live on December 1, 2012.
Tuesday, June 9 – Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta and Bartók’s Bluebeard’s Castle
Conducted by Valery Gergiev; starring Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczała in Iolanta, and Nadja Michael and Mikhail Petrenko in Bluebeard’s Castle. Transmitted live on February 14, 2015.
Wednesday, June 10 – Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel
Conducted by Vladimir Jurowski; starring Christine Schäfer, Alice Coote, Rosalind Plowright, Philip Langridge, and Alan Held. Transmitted live on January 1, 2008.
Thursday, June 11 – Rossini’s L’Italiana in Algeri
Conducted by James Levine; starring Marilyn Horne, Douglas Ahlstedt, Allan Monk, and Paolo Montarsolo. Transmitted live on January 11, 1986.
Friday, June 12 & Saturday June 13 – At Home Gala (Encore Screening)
A re-broadcast of the company’s recent At-Home Gala, which featured over 40 artists and members of the Met Orchestra and Chorus in a virtual performance from their homes around the world. General Manager Peter Gelb and Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin host. Transmitted live on April 25, 2020.
UPDATE: On Monday, June 1, 2020, the Met Opera released a press statement canceling the streaming of the At Home Gala on the 12th and 13th.
Sunday, June 14 – Handel’s Rodelinda
Conducted by Harry Bicket; starring Renée Fleming, Stephanie Blythe, Andreas Scholl, Iestyn Davies, Joseph Kaiser, and Shenyang. Transmitted live on December 3, 2011.
Monday, June 15 – Rossini’s Armida
Conducted by Riccardo Frizza; starring Renée Fleming, Lawrence Brownlee, John Osborn, Barry Banks, and Kobie van Rensburg. Transmitted live on May 1, 2010.
Tuesday, June 16 – Rossini’s Semiramide
Conducted by Maurizio Benini; starring Angela Meade, Elizabeth DeShong, Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green. Transmitted live on March 10, 2018.
Wednesday, June 17 – Gluck’s Iphigénie en Tauride
Conducted by Patrick Summers; starring Susan Graham, Plácido Domingo, and Paul Groves. Transmitted live on February 26, 2011.
Thursday, June 18 – Verdi’s La Forza del Destino
Conducted by James Levine; starring Leontyne Price, Giuseppe Giacomini, Leo Nucci, and Bonaldo Giaiotti. Transmitted live on March 24, 1984.
Friday, June 19 – Philip Glass’s Akhnaten
Conducted by Karen Kamensek; starring Dísella Lárusdóttir, J’Nai Bridges, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Aaron Blake, Will Liverman, Richard Bernstein, Zachary James. Transmitted live on November 23, 2019.
Saturday, June 20 – Philip Glass’s Satyagraha
Conducted by Dante Anzolini; starring Rachelle Durkin, Richard Croft, Kim Josephson, and Alfred Walker. Transmitted live on November 19, 2011.
Sunday, June 21 – Verdi’s La Traviata
Conducted by Nicola Luisotti; starring Sonya Yoncheva, Michael Fabiano, and Thomas Hampson. Transmitted live on March 11, 2017.