During this time of social distancing and restricted movement, of potential interest to affiliates of Notre Dame's Center for Italian Studies and other Italophiles is the New York Metropolitan Opera's schedule of streamed operas during the week of April 6, the latest in a month of free daily streams made available during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The performances may be viewed by following the "Watch Now" link on the Met's homepage.
Monday, April 6: Verdi’s Aida
Starring Anna Netrebko, Anita Rachvelishvili and Aleksandrs Antonenko
Tuesday, April 7: Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West
Starring Deborah Voigt, Marcello Giordani and Lucio Gallo
Wednesday, April 8: Verdi’s Falstaff
Starring Lisette Oropesa, Angela Meade, Stephanie Blythe and Ambrogio Maestri
Thursday, April 9: Wagner’s Parsifal
Starring Katarina Dalayman, Jonas Kaufmann, Peter Mattei and René Pape
Friday, April 10: Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette
Starring Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo
Saturday, April 11: Donizetti’s Don Pasquale
Starring Anna Netrebko, Matthew Polenzani, and Mariusz Kwiecien
Sunday, April 12: Mozart’s Così fan tutte
Starring Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Kelli O’Hara, Ben Bliss, Adam Plachetka and Christopher Maltman