Met season opens with 'Macbeth'
The ninth season of Live in HD, the Metropolitan Opera's award-winning series of live transmissions to more than 2,000 cinemas in 69 countries, including Jamaica, begins on October 11 with Verdi's Shakespearean drama Macbeth.
It stars Anna Netrebko in her first Met performances of the vocally and dramatically demanding role of Lady Macbeth. Former Royal Shakespeare Company artistic director Adrian Noble's acclaimed production, led by Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi, features a stellar cast, including Zeljko Lucic in the title role, Joseph Calleja as MacDuff, and Rene Pape as Banquo.
Live performances at Carib 5 only. Encore at Palace Cineplex and Palace Multiplex. The schedule for the Met: Live in HD 2014 - 2015 season, is:
Oct 11 (Encore: Sunday, Oct 19)
Le Nozze di Figaro Mozart
Oct 18 (Encore: Sunday, Oct 26)
Nov 1 (Encore: Sunday, Nov 9)
Il Barbiere di Siviglia Rossini
Nov 22 (Encore: Sunday, Nov 30)
Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg Wagner
Dec 13 (Encore: Sunday, Dec 21)
The Merry Widow Lehar
Jan 17 (Encore: Sunday, Jan 25)
Les Contes d'Hoffmann Offenbach
Jan 31 (Encore: Sunday, Feb 8)