"The Met: Live in HD" Coming to a Theater Near You Print
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Written by Fathom Events   
Tuesday, 27 August 2013 09:04
Enjoy the finest of NYC culture as Fathom Events brings The Metropolitan Opera's Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series, “The Met: Live in HD,” back to more than 650 select cinemas across the U.S. beginning this fall.
Before the end of this year, audience members can catch four performances of The Metropolitan Opera’s eighth season of live performance transmissions beginning with Tchaikovsky’s “EUGENE ONEGIN” starring Anna Netrebko, Mariusz Kwiecien and Piotr Beczala, followed by William Kentridge’s innovative production of “THE NOSE” (Oct. 26); Puccini’s classic “TOSCA” (Nov. 9) and a new production of Verdi’s “FALSTAFF” (Dec. 14). All performances will be at 12:55 p.m. Eastern / 9:55 a.m. Pacific with encore performances exhibited on select Wednesdays immediately following the respective live event at 6:30 p.m. local time (see the press release below for details).
Met opera stars serve as hosts for the HD series and conducting live interviews with cast, crew members and production teams. They introduce the popular behind-the-scenes exclusive features during intermission, giving the audience an unprecedented look at what goes into the staging of an opera.
Tickets for the “The Met: Live in HD” series are available now at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.
“The Met: Live in HD” will be presented in select movie theaters in your area at:
Cinemark Davenport 18 with IMAX 3601 E 53Rd St Davenport IA 52807
Click here for a full list of movie theaters showing “The Met: Live in HD” series.