Metropolitan Opera to Present Four Contemporary Operas in 2024-25 Seasons

By Francisco Salazar

The Metropolitan Opera is set to present four contemporary operas during the 2024-25 season.

In a new article by The New York Times, the company revealed that it will present “Grounded” about the toll of drone warfare by Jeanine Tesori and George Brant to open the season in September.

The season will also see John Adams’ latest opera “Antony and Cleopatra” and Adams will conduct the Met premiere.

Jake Heggie will also return to the company with “Moby Dick” and Osvaldo Golijov’s “Ainadamar” will make its Met premiere.

General Manager Peter Gelb also confirmed once again that it will present a revival of Strauss’ “Die Frau ohne Schatten.”