Metropolitan Opera Opening Gala at Century 13
- When: Monday, September 22, 2008, time TBA
- Where: Century Cinemas at Del Monte Center, Monterey
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
The Metropolitan Opera: Live in High Definition series beams, by live satellite, Met performances to movie theaters across the country. The New York opera company starts up the new season today with an eclectic and high wattage gala program, projecting onto the big screen Renee Fleming as she performs selections from Verdi, Massenet and Strauss, with Ramon Vargas, Thomas Hampson and Dwayne Croft supporting. Met Music Director James Levine and Marco Armiliato conduct the proceedings; opera lovers all over rejoice. [WR]
5pm doors open; 6pm performance starts. Century Cinemas, 1700 Del Monte Center, Monterey. $24/adult; $22/senior 65 and over; $16/child 11 and under. 800-326-3264. http://www.fandango.com.