Upcoming Events

Sustainability Series: CHERNOBYL’S CAFE

Thirty years after the nuclear reactor explosion, Chernobyl is showing signs of life. As the fears of older generations are replaced by the fascination of the new, Chernobyl is emerging as a... [read more]

The Re-Imagined Score: BLADE RUNNER by Duo Unprepared

Percussionist Roger Braun and pianist André Gribou bring their completely improvised concerts to the movies, featuring percussion from around the world and “prepared” and concert pianos. They improvise new scores for critically... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Philip Glass’s AKHNATEN

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines American composer Philip Glass’s transcendent contemporary creation, with Karen Kamensek conducting. Phelim McDermott’s stunning production  employs a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers to conjure a mystical... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER

A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them in this 1964 made-for-TV classic, featuring Burl Ives as the narrator. Part of the 8th annual Holiday Film... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Mozart’s THE MAGIC FLUTE

Julie Taymor’s kaleidoscopic production returns to select cinemas this holiday season in an encore presentation of the company’s first-ever Live in HD transmission. James Levine conducts a winning ensemble that includes tenor... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: ELF

Will Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus. When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he’s not a real elf, he... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: THE POLAR EXPRESS

Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus but finds it quite difficult to do so, what with his family’s dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves,... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: GREMLINS

“Don’t expose him to bright light. Don’t ever get him wet. And don’t ever, ever feed him after midnight.” Seeking a unique gift for his son, an erstwhile inventor purchases a cute,... [read more]

Holiday Film Series: IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

Frank Capra’s classic stars the great James Stewart as George Bailey, the eternally-in-debt manager of his late father’s bank in the typical American small town of Bedford Falls. Long considering himself a... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Berg’s WOZZECK

Berg’s 20th-century shocker stars baritone Peter Mattei in the title role, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium and soprano Elza van den Heever as the long-suffering Marie.  Groundbreaking visual artist... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: The Gershwins’ PORGY AND BESS

The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s  stylish production transports... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Handel’s AGRIPPINA

As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit. Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicar’s wry new production, which gives this Baroque... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Wagner’s DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER

Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation. Director François Girard, whose mesmerizing production of Parsifal recently wowed Met audiences,... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Puccini’s TOSCA

Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her 16th Live in HD transmission, taking on the soaring title diva of Puccini’s grand melodrama. Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicar’s evocative production, with... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Donizetti’s MARIA STUARDA

A pseudo-historical opera about Mary, Queen of Scots, and her bitter rivalry with Queen Elizabeth I, Donizetti’s drama thrills with intense stand-offs and impressive vocal displays. Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie... [read more]