The Met opens doors for us! Doors we never dreamed existed!
More Met news, this time something certain and soon. The Metropolitan Opera will hold its first ever “Open House” on Friday, September 22. The all-day event will include:
- the final dress rehearsal of the new Anthony Minghella/James Levine production of Madama Butterfly starring Cristina Gallardo-Domâs, Marcello Giordani, Dwayne Croft and Maria Zifchak
- a panel discussion with the singers and the creative team
- a demonstration of a scene change narrated by members of the company’s technical staff
- a first look at the new Arnold and Marie Schwartz Gallery in the Met lobby
- and a puppetry demonstration by the Blind Summit Theatre
Tickets for the Open(ish) House will be available free of at the Met Box Office starting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, September 20, on a first-come first-served basis, with a limit of two tickets per customer.