Metropolitan Opera Saturday Radio Broadcast Schedule

** HD transmission begins at 12:55 PM; Radio Broadcast begins at 1:00 PM

December 7, 2019 | 1 PM

Glass’ Akhnaten

Karen Kamensek; Dísella Lárusdóttir (Queen Tye), J'Nai Bridges (Nefertiti), Anthony Roth Costanzo (Akhnaten), Aaron Blake (High Priest of Amon), Will Liverman (Horemhab), Richard Bernstein (Aye), Zachary James (Amenhotep III)

December 14, 2019 | 1 PM

Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades

Vasily Petrenko; Lise Davidsen (Lisa), Elena Maximova (Pauline), Larissa Diadkova (The Countess), Yusif Eyvazov (Hermann), Igor Golovatenko (Yeletsky), Alexey Markov (Tomsky)

Macbeth

December 21, 2019 | 1 PM

Verdi’s Macbeth

Performance from Fall 2019. Marco Armiliato; Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth), Matthew Polenzani (Macduff), Željko Lučić (Macbeth), Ildar Abdrazakov (Banquo)

magic flute

December 28, 2019 | 1 PM

Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Lothar Koenigs; Ying Fang (Pamina), Kathryn Lewek (Queen of the Night), David Portillo (Tamino), Rodell Rosel (Monostatos), Joshua Hopkins (Papageno), Patrick Carfizzi (Speaker), Soloman Howard (Sarastro)

ROSE

January 4, 2020 | 12 PM

Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier

Sir Simon Rattle; Camilla Nylund (Marschallin), Magdalena Kožená (Octavian), Golda Schultz (Sophie), Katharine Goeldner (Annina), Matthew Polenzani (A Singer), Thomas Ebenstein (Valzacchi), Markus Eiche (Faninal), Günther Groissböck (Baron Ochs)

Wozzeck

January 11, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

Berg’s Wozzeck

Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Elza van den Heever (Marie), Tamara Mumford (Margret), Christopher Ventris (The Drum-Major), Gerhard Siegel (The Captain), Andrew Staples (Andres), Peter Mattei (Wozzeck), Christian Van Horn (Doctor)

Traviata

January 18, 2020 | 1 PM

Verdi’s La Traviata

Karel Mark Chichon; Aleksandra Kurzak (Violetta Valéry), Dmytro Popov (Alfredo Germont), Quinn Kelsey (Giorgio Germont)

boheme

January 25, 2020 | 1 PM

Puccini’s La Bohème

Performance from Fall 2019. Marco Armiliato; Ailyn Pérez (Mimì), Olga Kulchynska (Musetta), Matthew Polenzani (Rodolfo), David Bizic (Marcello), Andrei Zhilikovsky (Schaunard), Jongmin Park (Colline), Arthur Woodley (Benoit/Alcindoro)

Porgy Bess

February 1, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

David Robertson; Angel Blue (Bess), Golda Schultz (Clara), Latonia Moore (Serena), Denyce Graves (Maria), Frederick Ballentine (Sportin' Life), Eric Owens (Porgy), Alfred Walker (Crown), Donovan Singletary (Jake)

faust

February 8, 2020 | 1 PM

Berlioz’s La Damnation de Faust

Edward Gardner; Elīna Garanča (Marguerite), Michael Spyres (Faust), Ildar Abdrazakov (Méphistophélès)

Manon

February 15, 2020 | 1 PM

Massenet’s Manon

Performance from October 26, 2019. Maurizio Benini; Lisette Oropesa (Manon), Michael Fabiano (Chevalier des Grieux), Carlo Bosi (Guillot de Morfontaine), Artur Ruciński (Lescaut), Brett Polegato (de Brétigny), Kwangchul Youn (Comte des Grieux)

figaro

February 22, 2020 | 1 PM

Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro

Cornelius Meister; Anita Hartig (Countess), Hanna-Elisabeth Müller (Susanna), Marianne Crebassa (Cherubino), MaryAnn McCormick (Marcellina), Mariusz Kwiecień (Count), Adam Plachetka (Figaro), Maurizio Muraro (Dr. Bartolo)

Agrippina

February 29, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

Handel’s Agrippina

Harry Bicket; Brenda Rae (Poppea), Joyce DiDonato (Agrippina), Kate Lindsey (Nerone), Iestyn Davies (Ottone), Duncan Rock (Pallante), Matthew Rose (Claudio)

Cosi

March 7, 2020 | 1 PM

Mozart’s Così fan tutte

Harry Bicket; Nicole Car (Fiordiligi), Serena Malfi (Dorabella), Heidi Stober (Despina), Ben Bliss (Ferrando), Luca Pisaroni (Guglielmo), Gerald Finley (Don Alfonso)

Fliegende Hollander

March 14, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

Wagner’s Der Fliegende Holländer

Valery Gergiev; Anja Kampe (Senta), Mihoko Fujimura (Mary), Sergey Skorokhodov (Erik), David Portillo (Steuermann), Sir Bryn Terfel (Holländer), Franz-Josef Selig (Daland)

cen

March 21, 2020 | 12:30 PM

Rossini’s La Cenerentola

James Gaffigan; Tara Erraught (Angelina), Javier Camarena (Don Ramiro), Davide Luciano (Dandini), Maurizio Muraro (Don Magnifico), Christian Van Horn (Alidoro)

Werther

March 28, 2020 | 1 PM

Massenet’s Werther

Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Erin Morley (Sophie), Joyce DiDonato (Charlotte), Piotr Beczała (Werther), Etienne Dupuis (Albert), Alan Opie (Le Bailli)

orfeo

April 4, 2020 | 1 PM

Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice

Performance from Fall 2019. Mark Wigglesworth; Hei-Kyung Hong (Euridice), Hera Hyesang Park (Amore), Jamie Barton (Orfeo)

TOS

April 11, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

Puccini’s Tosca

Bertrand de Billy; Anna Netrebko (Tosca), Brian Jagde (Cavaradossi), Michael Volle (Scarpia), Patrick Carfizzi (Sacristan)

BOC

April 18, 2020 | 12:30 PM

Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra

Carlo Rizzi; Ailyn Pérez (Amelia Grimaldi), Joseph Calleja (Gabriele Adorno), Carlos Álvarez (Simon Boccanegra), Elchin Azizov (Paolo), Dmitry Belosselskiy (Jacopo Fiesco)

Turandot

April 25, 2020 | 1:00 PM

Puccini’s Turandot

Carlo Rizzi; Nina Stemme (Turandot), Hibla Gerzmava (Liù), Marco Berti (Calàf), James Morris (Timur)

KATYA

May 2, 2020 | 1 PM

Janáček’s Káťa Kabanová

Lothar Koenigs; Susanna Phillips (Káťa), Daniela Mack (Varvara), Dolora Zajick (Kabanicha), Pavel Černoch (Boris), Štefan Margita (Tichon), Paul Appleby (Váňya Kudrjáš), Sir John Tomlinson (Dikoj)

MSPD

May 9, 2020 | 1 PM | HD**

Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda

Maurizio Benini; Diana Damrau (Maria Stuarda), Jamie Barton (Elisabetta), Stephen Costello (Leicester), Andrzej Filończyk (Cecil), Michele Pertusi (Talbot)