GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘DIE ZAUBERFLOTE’ OCTOBER 14 (PHILLY, PA AREA)

Happy Thursday MMT Fam! We’re giving away two pair of passes to The Met: Live in HD 2nd performance of the season, DIE ZAUBERFLOTE (“The Magic Flute”), scheduled for this Saturday, October 14.

Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts Tony Award winner Julie Taymor’s in the production of Mozart’s masterpiece, with Golda Schultz making her Met debut as Pamina, Kathryn Lewek as the Queen of the Night, Charles Castronovo as the fairy tale prince Tamino, Markus Werba as the bird-catching Papageno, Christian Van Horn as Sprecher, and René Pape as Sarastro.

The holiday presentation of The Magic Flute, an abridged staging sung in English for families, was the first Live in HD performance to be transmitted in 2006 – MMT subscribers had an opportunity to watch the live 2015 performance – and this is the first time the full-length German opera will be seen in the series.  

To put your name in the hat, you must be signed up to this website and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Flute” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners will be selected and notified on this evening.

You can see the 2017-18 Met Live in HD season schedule and trailer below, and get tickets and additional information at the official website here.

Good Luck!

Season at a Glance: The Met: Live in HD 2017-18

The HD season will begin on Saturday, October 7 at 12:55 p.m. with Norma. Future transmissions are as follows: Die Zauberflöte (October 14 at 12:55 p.m.);The Exterminating Angel (November 18 at 12:55 p.m.); Tosca (January 27 at 12:55 p.m.); L’Elisir d’Amore (February 10 at 12:00 p.m.); La Bohème (February 24 at 12:30 p.m.); Semiramide (March 10 at 12:55 p.m.); Così fan tutte (March 31 at 12:55 p.m.); Luisa Miller (April 14 at 12:30 p.m.); and Cendrillon (April 28 at 12:55 p.m.). All ten operas will be Saturday matinee performances, transmitted live from the Met stage. All start times are Eastern Time; for local start times and rebroadcast information, please visit www.metopera.org/season/in-cinemas/.

 

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘LA TRAVIATA’ MARCH 11 AND MARCH 15 (PHILLY, PA AREA)

Happy Tuesday MMT Fam! we’re giving away passes to the next performance of the Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season, LA TRAVIATA , which will première on Saturday, March 11 (LIVE) at 12:55 p.m. ET/9:55 a.m. PT, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, March 15 at 6:30 p.m. local time.

To put your name in the hat for an admit-two pass, send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “”Met Live” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners (for each showing) will be selected at random and notified on Thursday, March 9.

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016-2017 season at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘NABUCCO’ JANUARY 7 AND 11 (Philly, PA area)

Nabucco

Happy Wednesday MMT Fam! Today, we’re giving away passes to the fourth performance of the Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season. NABUCCO (Verdi) will première on Saturday, January 7 (LIVE) – 12:55 p.m. ET/9:55 a.m. PT, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, January 11 at 6:30 p.m. local time.

To put your name in the hat for an admit-two pass, send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “”Nabucco” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners (for each showing) will be selected at random and notified by Friday, January 6.

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016-2017 season at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘DON GIOVANNI’ OCTOBER 22 AND 26 (PHILLY, PA AREA)

Don Giovanni

Happy Saturday MMT Fam! Today, we’re giving away passes to the second performance (and encore) of the Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season. Don Giovanni (Mozart) will première on Saturday, October 22 (LIVE) – 12:55 p.m. ET/9:55 a.m. PT, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m. local time.

To put your name in the hat for an admit-two pass, send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Giovanni” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners (for each showing) will be selected at random and notified by Thursday, October 20.

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016-2017 season at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘Tristan Und Isolde’ October 8 and 12 (Philly, PA area)

Tristan und Isolde

Happy Tuesday MMT Fam! Fathom Events and the Metropolitan Opera are celebrating 11 years of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning Live in HD series with The Met: Live in HD 2016-17 Season on the big screen. The series will jump off with the 100th Broadcast of TRISTAN UND ISOLDE (Wagner) on Saturday, October 8 (LIVE) – 12:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. CT/ 10:00 a.m. MT/ 9:00 a.m. PT, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m. local time. MMT is giving away two admit-two passes to each screening.

To put your name in the hat for an admit-two pass, send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Met 11” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners (for each showing) will be selected at random and notified by Thursday, October 6.

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016-2017 season at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck!

GIVEAWAY: Met Live in HD Summer Encores “COSI FAN TUTTE” (Philly, PA area)

Cosi fan tutte

Happy Sunday MMT Fam! Here’s a chance to view the fourth and final screening, Mozart’s COSI FAN TUTTE, from the Met Live Summer Encores 2016 season.

Billed as a comedy, Così fan tutte centers around a bet made between three men. Don Alfonso, the oldest and most cynical of the three, bets Ferrando and Guglielmo that he can prove that their girlfriends, Fiordiligi and Dorabella, are like all women – unfaithful. Don Alfonso, with the help of Despina, the girls’ maid, plot to pretend to send the men off to war, and then disguise them as “Albanians” to assist in attempts to seduce the other man’s girlfriend.

To put your name in the hat for an admit two pass, you must be a subscriber of this site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Met finale” and your full name and address in the body. Three winners will be selected at random and notified by Tuesday, July 19. (Please note: if your address is not included in the email, we cannot select a theater for screening and your entry will be deleted).

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016 summer series finale, COSI FAN TUTTE, at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: Met Live in HD Summer Encores ‘TOSCA’ (Philly, PA area)

Tosca (Met Live in HD)

Happy Thursday MMT Fam! The Met Live Summer Encores are back with four encore presentations this season, and MMT has again scored screening passes to giveaway! Starting the lineup is TOSCA, Puccini’s timeless classic, led by Patricia Racette in the title role of the jealous diva, opposite Roberto Alagna as her lover, Cavaradossi. George Gagnidze is the villainous Scarpia. “Toscana” is showing next Wednesday, June 22 at 7pm at various local theaters.

To put your name in the hat for an admit two pass, send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Met Summer 1” and your full name and address in the body. Three winners will be selected at random and notified by Monday, June 20.

Get tickets and additional information about the 2016 summer series at the Fathom Events website here.

Good Luck!