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Great Performances at the Met

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Sat., January 31, 2015
11:00 am
(150 minutes)

Francesca da Rimini  

A production of Riccardo Zandonai's "Francesca da Rimini," about a doomed romance between a warlord's wife (Eva-Maria Westbroek) and brother (Marcello Giordani).

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Sat., January 31, 2015
11:00 am
(150 minutes)

Francesca da Rimini  

A production of Riccardo Zandonai's "Francesca da Rimini," about a doomed romance between a warlord's wife (Eva-Maria Westbroek) and brother (Marcello Giordani).

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Sat., January 31, 2015
1:30 pm
(240 minutes)

Giulio Cesare  

David Daniels and Natalie Dessay star in David McVicar's imaginative take on "Giulio Cesare," Handel's opera about Caesar and Cleopatra. The cast also includes Alice Coote in the trouser role of Sesto, a Roman youth; Guido Loconsolo as Egyptian general Achilla; and John Moore as Roman general Curio. Host: Renée Fleming.

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Sat., January 31, 2015
1:30 pm
(240 minutes)

Giulio Cesare  

David Daniels and Natalie Dessay star in David McVicar's imaginative take on "Giulio Cesare," Handel's opera about Caesar and Cleopatra. The cast also includes Alice Coote in the trouser role of Sesto, a Roman youth; Guido Loconsolo as Egyptian general Achilla; and John Moore as Roman general Curio. Host: Renée Fleming.

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Sat., February 7, 2015
11:00 am
(180 minutes)

Eugene Onegin  

Season 8 opens with Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin," starring Anna Netrebko as Tatiana, a young Russian who's rebuffed by the object of her affection, Eugene Onegin (Mariusz Kwiecien).

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Sat., February 7, 2015
2:00 pm
(120 minutes)

The Nose  

William Kentridge's production of Shostakovich's "The Nose," about a hapless bureaucrat (Paulo Szot) and his runaway nose (Alexander Lewis).