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The Metropolitan Opera season has ended. It will return in December.

LATEST SHOW | Saturday, May 9, 2015

Stephanie Blythe as Baba the Turk in "The Rake's Progress"

Met Opera: The Rake's Progress

James Levine conducts Stravinsky's only full-length opera.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Anckarström

Met Opera: Un Ballo in Maschera

There's tragedy at Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball).

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Marcelo Álvarez & Marcelo Álvarez

Met Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Eva-Maria Westbroek as Katerina Ismailova in Shostakovich's Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk.  Photo: Ken Howard|Metropolitan Opera

Met Opera: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Shostakovich’s towering tragedy of adultery and murder.

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Met Opera: Don Carlo

Verdi’s ambitious score with a stand-out cast.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Met Opera: Ernani

Placido Domingo sings the baritone role of Don Carlo in Verdi's "Ernani."

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Met Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor

Donizetti’s melodic journey of love and deception in the moors and castles of Scotland.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Met Opera: Manon

Massenet's most popular and enduring opera set amid the Parisian Belle Époque.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Met Opera: La Donna del Lago

Rossini's bel canto masterpiece, "La Donna del Lago."

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Met Opera: Carmen

One of the world's most popular operas: "Carmen" by Georges Bizet.