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Performer: Metropolitan Opera

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New York CityAidaNew production

Verdi: Aida
Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Michael Mayer; Metropolitan Opera; John Keenan; Christine Jones; Susan Hilferty; Anna Netrebko

New York CityLes Contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann)

Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann)
Daniele Rustioni; Bartlett Sher; Metropolitan Opera; Michael Yeargan; Catherine Zuber; Matthew Polenzani; Olga Kulchynska

New York CityRoberto Devereux

Donizetti: Roberto Devereux
Maurizio Benini; Sir David McVicar; Metropolitan Opera; Moritz Junge; Angela Meade; Jamie Barton

New York CityCarmen

Bizet: Carmen
Lorenzo Viotti; Sir Richard Eyre; Metropolitan Opera; Rob Howell; J'Nai Bridges; Ramona Zaharia

New York CityTristan und Isolde

Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Hartmut Haenchen; Mariusz Treliński; Metropolitan Opera; Boris Kudlička; Marek Adamski; Stuart Skelton; Christine Goerke
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François Girard's new Fliegende Holländer disappoints at The Met

Evgeny Nikitin (Holländer) © Ken Howard | Met Opera
François Girard’s production presents the moody, stormy atmosphere of Norwegian seascapes with stunning visuals, but offers few fresh ideas on the doomed love between the Dutchman and Senta.
***11
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A musically ideal Così in The Met's revival

Luca Pisaroni (Guglielmo) and Serena Malfi (Dorabella) © Jonathan Tichler | Met Opera
Phelim McDermott’s Coney Island Così fan tutte returns to The Met, in sparkling vocal performances. 
****1
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Garanča glows in The Met's Damnation de Faust

Elīna Garanča © Ken Howard | Met Opera
Edward Gardner's conducting brings out the nuances of Berlioz's complex score, but The Met's concert staging lacks theatrical thrust.
***11
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Aleksandra Kurzak impresses as the Met’s new Violetta

Aleksandra Kurzak (Violetta) © Marty Sohl | Met Opera
Michael Mayer’s colorful and busy production of La traviata returned to the Met with a triumphant performance of the title role by soprano Aleksandra Kurzak.
****1
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Bleak and hopeless: William Kentridge's Wozzeck at the Met

Peter Mattei (Wozzeck) © Ken Howard | Met Opera
Despite theatrical drawbacks, this Wozzeck is heartily recommend due to Yannick Nézet-Séguin's staggering understanding of all facets of Berg's score.
****1
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