MORE FROM THE MET! The Met: Live in HD’s 2017-18 Season continues into Spring 2018
NEW PRODUCTIONS AND STARRY REVIVALS FEATURING THE WORLD’S LEADING ARTISTS!
A highlight of the Torch Theatre’s always-popular live broadcasts, The Met: Live in HD, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of high-definition live cinema simulcasts, continues its 12th season with a new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy Tosca, directed by Sir David McVicar.
Opera-loving Torch Theatre audiences will be able to see seven live broadcasts as part of the Met’s 2017-18 season featuring the world’s leading artists. The Met: Live in HD is the largest provider of alternative cinema content in the world, with more than 22 million tickets sold over the first 11 years of the series. The series brings live Met performances to more than 2,000 movie theaters in 71 countries around the world.
The January to March schedule of The Met: Live in HD season will feature the Met’s new stagings of Puccini’s Tosca, starring Kristine Opolais and Vittorio Grigolo; Mozart’s Così fan tutte set in the 1950s in Coney Island, with an ensemble cast including Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara; Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore, starring Pretty Yende in her first Met performances as the spirited Adina with Matthew Polenzani reprising Nemorino, and Puccini’s La Bohème featuring Sonya Yoncheva and Michael Fabiano as the young Parisian lovers, Mimì and Rodolfo.
The HD season continues on Saturday, January 27 at 5:55 p.m with Tosca. Future transmissions are as follows: L’Elisir d’Amore (February 10 at 5:00 p.m.); La Bohème (February 24 at 5:30 p.m.); Semiramide (March 10 at 5:55 p.m.); Così fan tutte (March 31 at 5:55 p.m.); Luisa Miller (April 14 at 5:30 p.m.); and Cendrillon (April 28 at 5:55 p.m.). All ten operas will be Saturday matinee performances, transmitted live from the Met stage.
For exact dates and times and to book tickets, contact our Box Office on 01646 695267 or visit our website www.torchtheatre.co.uk
Tickets: £19.00 Full price | £17.00 TLC Members/Concessions