The cher public (not pictured) are invited to discuss tonight’s streaming opera at 7:30 PM.

“There’s a dated vibe to the costumes… as well, with the naughty Philistines cavorting in Bob Mackie-style neon colors and bugle beads, while the pious Hebrews opt for neutral-hued knitwear that might have been purchased at an Eileen Fisher outlet store.” – Our Own JJ

Photo: Ken Howard / Met Opera