Cher Public

They’ve got plenty of something

This season, the Metropolitan Opera offers the opportunity for “loyal supporter[s} of the Met” to revel in poverty- and natural disaster-plagued Catfish Row—along with rest of the season of Live in HD telecasts—in real time, from the comfort of their own home media room, for “a tax-deductible contribution of $10,000, over and above one’s current annual Patron commitment.”