The Emmy and Peabody award-winning “The Met: Live in HD” series returns to U.S. cinemas for a seventh season featuring 12 live operas from the Metropolitan Opera’s 2012-13 season. Each live performance, broadcast through National CineMedia’s (NCM) exclusive Digital Broadcast Network, will take place on a Saturday, with evening pre-recorded encore presentations taking place the third Wednesday after each live performance. Tickets are available at participating cinema box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.
The season features Met premieres of Thomas Adès’s “The Tempest” and Donizetti’s “Maria Stuarda;” five new productions including the aforementioned “L’Elisir d’Amore,” “Un Ballo in Maschera,” “Rigoletto,” “Parsifal” and “Giulio Cesare.” Other titles in the seventh season of “The Met: Live in HD” include “Otello,” “La Clemenza di Tito,” “Aida,” “Les Troyens” and “Francesca da Rimini.” “For the seventh straight season, the splendor of ‘The Met: Live in HD’ series will continue to captivate fans as the passion and creative spirit of America’s world-reknowned opera company returns to cinemas nationwide,” said Shelly Maxwell, executive vice president of NCM Fathom Events. “With each year, the popularity of the Met’s in-cinema series continues to grow bigger and Fathom is proud to bring opera fans across the U.S. the opportunity to experience this treaure of the arts with their families and friends.”
TWO winners will each recieve a pair of tickets to the 3/16- Francesca de Rimini LIVE show at the Parkwood 18 theatre in St. Cloud.
Since this is a Minnesota only giveaway, all you need to do is leave a comment expressing your interest in going, and where you live.
Winners will be randomly chosen and announced on February 16th. Good luck!