Great Performances at the Met
In a historic first for any major performing arts institution in this country or abroad, the Metropolitan Opera this season will transmit 7 of its Saturday matinee performances live in high definition into movie theaters in the United States, Canada and Europe. These productions will later be broadcast on PBS.
Great Performances at the Met Previous Broadcasts
La Clemenza Di Tito (Episode #704H)
KQED 9: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 12:00 PM
Elina Garanca, Giuseppe Filianoti and Barbara Frittoli star in this production of Mozart's "La Clemenza di Tito."
The Tempest (Episode #703H)
KQED 9: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 12:00 PM
Composer Thomas Ades conducts the Metropolitan Opera premiere of his own work, with baritone Simon Keenlyside starring as Prospero. Director Robert Lepage recreates the interior of 18th-century La Scala in this staging.
- KQED Life: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
- KQED Life: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Otello (Episode #702H)
KQED 9: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 12:00 PM
Semyon Bychkov conducts Verdi's opera, with Renee Fleming as Desdemona, Johan Botha as Otello, Michael Fabiano as Cassio and Falk Struckmann as Iago.
- KQED Life: Tue, Apr 9, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
- KQED Life: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 8:00 PM