Dazzling singing, glorious music, and touches of Broadway spectacle as The Met’s Merry Widow comes to local screens.
We have video clips and a peek at the Met’s stunning staging of Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg which will be shown Live in HD on December 13 at the Mahaiwe, Beacon and Clark.
A chance to see two very different one act operas, one old favorite and a new one that is about current issues, in Bennington.
Coming up in short order are The Met’s Live in HD Telecasts to local theaters. On the schedule are Macbeth Oct.11 , Marriage of Figaro Oct. 18 and Carmen Nov. 1. We have video previews.
“The Merry Widow” is just one of ten operas including five new productions, included in the 2014-15 season of live opera transmissions from the Metropolitan Opera.
Having avoided a divorce with its unions, “The Marriage of Figaro” will open the Met Opera season as scheduled on September 22
Staged opera in workshop form is on tap at the Unicorn for the opera-starved Berkshires.