Madama Butterfly

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Hui He stars as Cio-Cio-San, the devoted geisha who gives everything for the American naval officer Pinkerton, sung by Andrea Carè. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts the opera. Screening in Athens Concert Hall will be broadcast on November 16.

Akhnaten

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Phelim McDermott returns to the Met with a new staging of Glass’s Akhnaten. Anthony Roth Costanzo sings the title role of the Egyptian pharaoh. Screening in Megaron Athens is on November 30 and in Megaron Thessaloniki on November 24.

Wozzeck

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Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts William Kentridge’s new production of Alban Berg’s expressionistic masterpiece Wozzeck. Peter Mattei makes his role debut as Wozzeck opposite Elza van den Heever as Marie, the mother of his child.

Madama Butterfly
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“The Met: Live in HD” after the masterpiece “Manon”, presents Puccini’s famous opera “Madama Butterfly” on Saturday, November 16 at 19:55. Hui He stars as Cio-Cio-San, the devoted geisha who gives everything for the American naval officer Pinkerton, sung by Andrea Carè. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts the opera.

Synopsis Madama Butterfly

Hui He stars as Cio-Cio-San, the devoted geisha who gives everything for the American naval officer Pinkerton, sung by Andrea Carè. Elizabeth DeShong is her devoted companion Suzuki and baritone Paulo Szot adds another role to his remarkable repertoire, singing Sharpless. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts Anthony Minghella’s beautiful, atmospheric production.

Joyce Didonato
Biographies

“The staggering, joyful artistry of Joyce DiDonato reminds us that in any generation there are a few giants. Joyce is not only a great, brave and inspiring artist – one of the finest singers of our time- but she is also a transformative presence in the arts.

Venues Network

The venues network includes the most important cultural venues in each city, among them Athens Concert Hall and Thessaloniki Concert Hall.

Program Sponsor

MYTILINEOS, which is one of Greece’s leading industrial companies, is the basic sponsor for the program The Met:Live in HD from the first year of its presentation in Greece.

Media Sponsors

The Met: Live in HD is transported for the 9th consecutive year, by ANTENNA Group in selected cultural events throughout Greece and Cyprus.