Metropolitan Opera At-Home Gala – June 12-13, 2020 Online LiveEvents June 10, 2020 1805 A special encore presentation of the Met’s recent At-Home Gala Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 On April 25, the Met arranged an unprecedented live virtual gala, with more than 40 opera stars, as well as members of the company’s brilliant orchestra and chorus, performing from their respective homes all around the world. Hosted by Peter Gelb and Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the uplifting event demonstrated the power of opera to connect and bring light into people’s lives even when theatres are dark, and was viewed by more than 750,000 global audience members. From his home in Montreal, Mr. Nézet-Séguin also participated in the gala as a pianist, and as conductor in pre-recorded performances by the Met Orchestra and Chorus, which were created from individual takes from the homes of each of the musicians in the days leading up to the gala. If you missed it, or want to re-live the momentous musical moment, this two-day encore screening period is what you’ve been waiting for. Program www.metopera.org Related
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