Semiramide – Nightly Met Opera streams
Semiramide – Nightly Met Opera streams
Set in ancient Babylon under the reign of the mythic Queen Semiramis, Rossini’s rarely performed bel canto gem features political scheming, mistaken identity, divine intervention, and bloodthirsty revenge.
November 05, 2020 | 7:30 pm
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Performance details

Gioachino Rossini
Maurizio Benini
Angela Meade
Elizabeth DeShong
Javier Camarena
Ildar Abdrazakov

How to watch

This opera stream becomes available 11/5 at 7:30PM ET and remains accessible for on-demand viewing until 6:30PM ET the following day.

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The Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

About The Series

Following the cancellation of upcoming performances due to concerns around the coronavirus, the Metropolitan Opera will stream encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema transmissions on the company website for the duration of the closure.

Nightly Met Opera Streams begin at 7:30pm EDT and remain available via the Met Opera homepage for 23 hours.

“We’d like to provide some grand opera solace to opera lovers in these extraordinarily difficult times,” said Met General Manager Peter Gelb. “Every night, we’ll be offering a different complete operatic gem from our collection of HD presentations from the past 14 years.

Image: Met Opera’s Semiramide / photo by Marty Sohl