Carmen Carmen

From the Berlin Staatsoper, a special live telecast of Carmen featuring Anita Rachvelishvili and Michael Fabiano, conducted by Daniel Barenboim.

on March 12, 2020 at 12:16 PM
Don Giovanni Don Giovanni

Live from the Finnish National Opera!

on March 11, 2020 at 1:04 PM
Madama Butterfly Madama Butterfly

From the Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège. The stream goes live at 2:30 PM.

on September 21, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Broadcast: Das Rheingold Broadcast: Das Rheingold

Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts this live performance from the Finnish National Opera.

on September 07, 2019 at 11:32 AM
Broadcast: Die Zauberflöte Broadcast: Die Zauberflöte

The Glyndebourne Festival production of Mozart’s comic saga is telecast beginning at 12:30 PM New York time.

on August 04, 2019 at 12:01 PM
Broadcast: Salome Broadcast: Salome

Marlis Petersen is the obsessed princess.

on July 06, 2019 at 10:00 AM

The Royal Opera’s production of Bizet’s Carmen will be livestreamed for free starting at 1:30 PM today.

on July 02, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Broadcast: Nabucco Broadcast: Nabucco

Live from the Zurich Opera, a new production of Verdi’s Biblical melodrama. The telecast begins at 1:00 PM.

on June 23, 2019 at 9:00 AM
Broadcast: La fanciulla del West Broadcast: La fanciulla del West

There’s a live video webcast of Puccini’s western from the Bayerische Staatsoper starting at 2:00 PM EDT.

on March 30, 2019 at 12:30 PM
Broadcast: Der Prinz von Homburg Broadcast: Der Prinz von Homburg

The rarely-heard Hans Werner Henze opera is telecast live from the Staatsoper Stuttgart beginning at 2:20 PM.

on March 22, 2019 at 1:07 PM
Broadcast: La bohème Broadcast: La bohème

Live from the Komische Oper in Berlin: the premiere of Barrie Kosky‘s new production of La bohème.

on January 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Broadcast: Richard Tucker Gala Broadcast: Richard Tucker Gala

The annual starry event (featuring 2018 Award winner Christian Van Horn) will be webcast live at 6:00 PM.

on October 21, 2018 at 2:37 PM
Requiem for a dream Requiem for a dream

A live telecast of Die Tote Stadt from the Berlin Komische Oper!

on October 01, 2018 at 5:22 PM
Telecast: Salome Telecast: Salome

For those of you who need a bit of a break from Bayreuth, may La Cieca suggest a telecast of Strauss’s Salome?

on July 28, 2018 at 11:39 AM
Telecast: La Traviata Telecast: La Traviata

Michael Fabiano and Sonya Yoncheva star in Great Performances at the Met’s telecast of La Traviata tonight at 9:00 PM.

on August 25, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Träume Center Träume Center

This is Ring week here at, cher public.

on September 10, 2012 at 9:00 AM
Planks, for the memory Planks, for the memory

The Robert Lepage production of the Ring cycle will be shown complete (including the now de rigueur fifth part of the pentalogy, Wagner’s Dream) September 11-14 on PBS

on August 02, 2012 at 12:55 PM
The girl next door The girl next door

Andrea Andermann, the producer who brought you Tosca in the Settings and at the Times of Tosca, Traviata in Paris, and Rigoletto in Mantova, is preparing for a telecast of La Cenerentola.

on May 10, 2012 at 8:40 AM

La Cieca has just heard that the acclaimed production of Parsifal by Stefan Herheim will be telecast and filmed for DVD release next summer in Bayreuth.

on August 27, 2011 at 6:44 PM

Although the staging of the Met’s Saturday afternoon’s production of Salome will remain unchanged (i.e., Karita Mattila intends to jam out with her clam out) the HD cameras will demurely divert their lenses at the climactic moment of the Dance of the Seven Veils.  According to Culture Monster, instead of the Full Mattila, the video…

on October 09, 2008 at 8:37 AM

During an intermission at the Metropolitan Opera’s opening night gala (was that only last week?), Susan Graham interviews Ramón Vargas and Renée Fleming. Miss Fleming’s wig, we are told, is made of yak hair, but what’s Susie’s excuse?

on October 02, 2008 at 12:49 PM

La Cieca is putting her entire nest egg into popcorn futures, since next season opera lovers will rarely emerge from their local movie palace. The Met will do an astonishing 11 HD simulcasts during the 2008-2009 season.  Monday, September 22, 2008: Opening Night Gala starring the astonishingly well-preserved Renée Fleming in fully staged performances of La Traviata (Act…

on April 22, 2008 at 3:48 PM

“Qual petto percota non vegga il pugnal!

on April 10, 2008 at 9:07 PM

Definitive barihunk Nathan Gunn (center) will play Lancelot in a semistaged concert of Lerner and Loewe’s musical Camelot at Avery Fisher Hall May 7-10. Additional hunkiness will be provided by Gabriel Byrne (Arthur) and Marc Kudisch (Sir Lionel) and the diva quotient may be filled by Marin Mazzie as Guenevere. The New York Philharmonic presentation…

on April 02, 2008 at 10:48 AM