GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘IDOMENEO’ MARCH 25 AND MARCH 29 (PHILLY, PA AREA)

Happy Saturday MMT Fam! We’re giving away passes to the next performance of the Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season, IDOMENEO , which will première on Saturday, March 25 (LIVE) at 12:55 p.m. ET/9:55 a.m. PT, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, 29 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 “”Idomeneo” and your full name and address in the body. Two winners (for each showing) will be selected at random and notified on Thursday, March 23.

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

Good Luck!

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 ‘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 “LA BOHEME” (Philly, PA area)

La Boheme

We have a few giveaways coming this weekend MMT Fam, including one for members in and out of the Philly area, so be ready! So here’s a chance to view the third screening, Puccini’s LA BOHEME, from the Met Live Summer Encores 2016 season. No, you’re not counting wrong, I missed the second screening but please charge it to my head and not my heart family!

“La Bohème,” Puccini’s moving story of young love, is the most performed opera in Met history. Kristine Opolais stars as the frail Mimì in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production, with Vittorio Grigolo as her passionate lover, Rodolfo. The screening will be held next Wednesday, July 13 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 3” and your full name and address in the body. Three winners will be selected at random and notified by Monday, July 11.

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

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘ELEKTRA’ April 30 and May 4 (Philly, PA area)

elektra

Happy Saturday MMT Fam! Well, this is the last giveaway for part two of the MET Live in HD  2015-16 season. We are giving away admit-two passes to the final show – ELEKTRA – which premieres Saturday, April 30 with an encore performance on Wednesday, May 4.  Click here to read the show’s synopsis.

Six lucky MMT subscribers will win a pair of tickets to either the Saturday or Wednesday performance at a local theater.  Want to put your name in the hat? Make sure you are a subscriber of this site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Elektra” and your full name and address in the body. Winners will be chosen at random and notified on Thursday, April 28.

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘MADAMA BUTTERFLY’ April 2 and 6 (Philly, PA area)

Madama Butterfly

Happy Saturday MMT Fam! We’ve scored screening passes for the second half of theMET Live in HD season playing April 2 through May 4.  The first show, MADAMA BUTTERFLY, premieres Saturday, April 2 with an encore performance on Wednesday, April 6. Click here to read the show’s synopsis.

Three lucky MMT subscribers will win a pair of tickets to both the Saturday and Wednesday performance at a local theater.  Want to put your name in the hat? Make sure you are a subscriber of this site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Butterfly” and your full name and address in the body. Winners will be chosen at random and notified by Wednesday, March 30.

You can watch the Fathom events preview trailer below, and get additional information about the Met’s 2015-16 season at the official website here.

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘THE MAGIC FLUTE’ December 12 (Philly, PA area)

The Magic Flute (photo: The Met)

Happy Saturday MMT Fam! Just in time for the holidays, we’re giving away 4 admit-four family packs to the MET Live in HD holiday favorite THE MAGIC FLUTE – playing Saturday, December 12.  The groundbreaking broadcast that launched the Met’s award-winning Live in HD series to movie theaters in 2006, The Magic Flute enchanted opera lovers from around the world with the whimsical humor and breathtaking puppetry of Julie Taymor’s hit production, presented in a shortened English-language version. Under the baton of Maestro James Levine, a winning ensemble cast – including Nathan Gunn, Ying Huang, Matthew Polenzani, Erika Miklósa, and René Pape – brings fresh life to Mozart’s timeless fairy tale.

Four lucky MMT subscribers will win a four tickets to Saturday’s performance at a local theater.  Want to put your name in the hat? Make sure you are a subscriber of this site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Magic Flute” and your full name and address in the body. Winners will be chosen at random and notified on Thursday, December 10.

You can watch the Fathom events preview trailer below, and get additional information about the Met’s 2015-16 season at the official website here.

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: MET LIVE IN HD ‘TANNHÄUSER’ October 31 (Philly, PA area)

 

Tannhäuser

Happy Wednesday MMT Fam! We’re giving away three admit-two passes for the third show in the Live in HD season – TANNHÄUSER – on October 31.  James Levine conducts Wagner’s early masterpiece in its first return to the Met stage in more than a decade. Today’s leading Wagnerian tenor, Johan Botha, takes on the daunting title role of the young knight caught between true love and passion. Eva-Maria Westbroek is Elisabeth, adding another Wagner heroine to her Met repertoire after her acclaimed Sieglinde in the Ring a few seasons ago. On the heels of his recent triumph in Parsifal, Peter Mattei sings Wolfram, and Michelle DeYoung is the love goddess, Venus.

Three lucky MMT subscribers will win a pair of tickets to Saturday’s performance live in HD at a local theater.  Want to put your name in the hat? Make sure you are a subscriber of this site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “The Met” and your full name and address in the body. Winners will be chosen at random and notified on Thursday, October 29.

You can watch the preview trailer below, and get additional information about the Met’s 2015-16 season at the official website here.

Good Luck family!

GIVEAWAY: screening of THE MET LIVE in HD ‘THE MERRY WIDOW’ Wednesday, July 22 (Phila, PA area)

The Merry Widow

Happy Monday evening MMT Fam! Okay, so here’s a special giveaway – but you must be an MMT subscriber to qualify. The Metropolian Opera is presenting its favorite Summer Live In HD Encores in cinemas for 2015-16 – with its regular live season premiering on October 3 with Il Trovatore!

Four lucky MMT subscribers will be chosen to view the 2nd presentation THE MERRY WIDOW on Wednesday, July 22 at one of four local area theaters of their choice. The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso director and choreographer Susan Stroman (The Producers, Oklahoma!, Contact). Stroman and her design team of Julian Crouch (Satyagraha, The Enchanted Island) and costume designer William Ivey Long (Cinderella, Grey Gardens, Hairspray) have created an art-nouveau setting that climaxes with singing and dancing grisettes at the legendary Maxim’s. Nathan Gunn co-stars as Danilo and Kelli O’Hara is Valencienne. Mezzo-soprano diva Susan Graham takes on the title role later in the run. Sir Andrew Davis and Fabio Luisi conduct.

Want to put your name in the hat for a pair of passes? Make sure you are signed up to follow our site and send an email to contests@musicmoviesthoughts.com with the subject line “Verdi” and your full name in the body. Winners will be chosen at random and notified on Tuesday, July 21.

You can get additional information about the Met’s summer live in cinemas and regular 2015-16 season at the official website here.

Good Luck Family!