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Fess up: have you ever sung along to the Ride of the Valkyries with "kill the wabbit"? on.wsj.com/UtfSfp
And the #MetSummerSuperlatives winner for Sassiest Working Woman is the one and only Carmen! We think this clip speaks for itself... #metopera #met #opera #carmen #sassiest #sassy #winner #MetSummerSuperlatives #habanera #lamour
The #MetSummerSuperlatives series continues with SASSIEST WORKING WOMAN: Adina in L'Elisir d'Amore, tending to her land and tormenting Nemorino like it's her job vs. Carmen, the cigarette girl whose allure and antics cause a ruckus wherever she goes. VOTE for your favorite brazen broad in the comme
The #MetSummerSuperlatives winner for Life of the Party is Musetta by a landslide! Who wouldn't want to party with someone who "takes care of" the check? #metopera #met #opera #MetSummerSuperlatives #winner #musetta #boheme #billsbillsbills
The next round of our #MetSummerSuperlatives is LIFE OF THE PARTY: Musetta in La Bohème vs. The Duke in Rigoletto! VOTE in the comments below for the reveler you'd want to party with! #metopera #met #opera #MetSummerSuperlatives #musetta #boheme #theduke #rigoletto #lifeoftheparty #partyanimal #ra
A bit of summer cleaning while the house is quiet. #metopera #met #opera
Last chance to catch our Summer Recital Series tonight at 7pm at Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens. bit.ly/1paCu2w
The votes are in and the winner for BEST BROMANCE goes to Don Giovanni & Leporello! You know what they say: A true friend is someone who knows you well enough to sing a catalog aria, right? More to come during our #MetSummerSuperlatives showdown. Suggest your opera superlatives in the comments! #m
Our #MetSummerSuperlatives continues with BEST BROMANCE: Don Carlo & Rodrigo in Don Carlo vs. Don Giovanni & Leporello in Don Giovanni. VOTE for your favorite doomed dynamic duo in the comments below and stay tuned for the winner tomorrow! #metopera #met #opera #MetSummerSuperlatives #bromance #do
Our Summer Recitals Series continues tonight at 7pm in Jackie Robinson Park. bit.ly/1paCu2w pic.twitter.com/sDrahNRVYu
Tonight's recital in Staten Island has begun!!! pic.twitter.com/5SwAEw8HUs
#tbt Mezzo-soprano Rosalind Elias signing autographs after a performance of Carmen in 1968 at a Met in the Parks concert. This year's Met Summer Recital Series in the parks continues through July 10. Check metopera.org for details. #metopera #met #opera #throwbackthursday
Winning by just one vote is our devious maid Despina! Tune in and vote for more #MetSummerSuperlatives all summer long! #metopera #met #opera #MetSummerSuperlatives #cosifantutte #cosi #despina
Our Summer Recital Series continues tonight in Crotona Park in the Bronx tonight at 7pm! bit.ly/1paCu2w pic.twitter.com/5hWAOeUYjS
Next up on #MetSummerSuperlatives is BEST DISGUISE: Despina as a quirky notary in Così fan tutte vs. the count as a humble hermit in Le Comte Ory. VOTE for your favorite hoaxer in the comments below and stay tuned for the #MetSummerSuperlatives winner tomorrow! #metopera #met #opera #cosifantutte
#tbt Luciano Pavarotti signing autographs on the Met’s summer tour to Japan in 1997. #metopera #met #opera #throwbackthursday #pavarotti
Our artists take a bow in Central Park! See them tonight at 7pm in Brooklyn Bridge Park. bit.ly/1paCu2w pic.twitter.com/kQ9L4sjkjc
It's hard to beat someone crashing their own wedding. Lucia di Lammermoor wins for Best Party Gone Awry! Stay tuned for more #MetSummerSuperlatives all summer long! #metopera #met #opera #MetSummerSuperlatives #lucia
We're so excited to see @sopsus as Musetta in GP @MetOpera's La Boheme this Friday at 9 on @PBS! pic.twitter.com/OpYvvDLAbB
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Next up on our #MetSummerSuperlatives series is BEST PARTY GONE AWRY: An enraged Alfredo storming in during the festivities and throwing money at Violetta in La Traviata vs. A delirious Lucia reappearing in a bloodstained wedding dress at her own wedding party in Lucia di Lammermoor. VOTE for your
The Puccini lovers have it! "O soave fanciulla" wins for Best Love Duet in the first round of the #MetSummerSuperlatives series! Thanks for voting and get ready for more showdowns all summer long. #metopera #met #opera #boheme #MetSummerSuperlatives
Welcome to the first round of the #MetSummerSuperlatives series! Our first showdown is BEST LOVE DUET: “A te, o cara” from I Puritani vs. “O soave fanciulla” from La Bohème. VOTE for your favorite in the comments and post your own using the #MetSummerSuperlatives hashtag! Tune in for more showdown
Great shot! RT @LincolnCenter: #FlashbackFriday: Marc Chagall at the unveiling of his paintings at @MetOpera in '66. bit.ly/SGR4je
Placido Domingo will sing at this year's #WorldCup final! #TeamOpera huff.to/1lhf43e