Metropolitan Opera Live in HD 2019/2020

Ticket pre-sale to be opened

12 october 2019 - 17 may 2020

Location: Díszterem


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the state of emergency introduced in Hungary on March 11, 2020, some of the remaining screenings (captured earlier) within the MET LIVE in HD 2019/20 season at Urania will be postponed. This refers to the titles: Akhnaten (originally set for 14.06.2020), Madama Butterfly (07.06.2020), Porgy and Bess (15.04.2020), Turandot (31.05.2020).

The new screening dates will be set and announced after the state of emergency has concluded. Tickets booked for the events will be valid for the rescheduled dates. For those whom the new dates are not suitable, a ticket refund will be available.

As the remaining premieres of the seasonDer fliegende Holländer (14.03.2020, 22.03.2020, 03.05.2020), Tosca (11.04.2020, 26.04.2020, 24.05.2020) and Maria Stuarda (09.05.2020, 17.05.2020)have been canceled at the Met due to the coronavirus pandemic, these broadcasts with all their planned encores will be cancelled at Urania.

For these event screenings, tickets purchased online will be refunded by Interticket Kft. and Jegymester Kft. – please be aware that due to the pandemic, the refund process can take longer than normally. For tickets purchased at Urania’s cash desk, asking for a refund will be possible after the reopening.

Thank you for your understanding!



October 12, 2019, 7pm  - Giacomo Puccini: Turandot (Revival)
Encores: October 13, 2019, 6pm / December 8,  2019, 6pm / May 31, 2020, 6pm - POSTPONED
Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Cast: Christine Goerke (Turandot), Eleonora Buratto (Liù), Yusif Eyvazov (Calàf), James Morris (Timur)

October 26, 2019, 7pm - Jules Massenet: Manon (Revival)
Encores: November 3, 2019, 6pm / January 5, 2020, 6pm
Director: Laurent Pelly
Cast: 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)

November 9, 2019, 7pm - Giacomo Puccini: Madama Butterfly (Revival)
Encores: November 17, 2019, 6pm / December 22, 2019, 6pm /June 7, 2020, 6pm - POSTPONED
Director: Anthony MinghellaCast: Hui He (Cio-Cio-San), Elizabeth DeShong (Suzuki), Bruce Sledge (Pinkerton), Paulo Szot (Sharpless)

November 23, 2019, 7pm  - Philip Glass: Akhnaten (MET Premier, First Time in HD)
Encore: June 14, 2020, 7pm - POSTPONED
Director: Phelim McDermott
Cast: 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)

December 21, 2019, 5pm - W. A. Mozart: The Magic Flute (Recorded) / Youth Performance
Encores: December 27, 2019, 15:30
Director: Julie Taymor
Cast: Miklósa Erika (The Queen of the Night), Ying Huang (Pamina), Matthew Polenzani (Tamino), René Pape (Sarastro),Nathan Gunn (Papageno), Jennifer Aylmer (Papagena), Greg Fedderly (Monostatos)

January 11, 2020, 7pm - Alban Berg: Wozzeck (New Performance, First Time in HD)
Encore: January 19, 2020, 6pm
Director: William Kentridge
Cast: Elza van den Heever (Marie), Tamara Mumford (Margret), Christopher Ventris (The drumrmajor), Gerhard Siegel (A kapitány), Andrew Staples (Andres), Peter Mattei (Wozzeck), Christian Van Horn (Doctor)

February 1, 2020, 7pm - The Gershwins: Porgy and Bess (New Performance, First Time in HD)
Encores: February 9, 2020, 6pm / April 5, 2020, 6pm - POSTPONED
Director:  James Robinson
Cast: 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)

February 29, 2020, 7pm - G. F. Händel: Agrippina (MET Premier, First Time in HD)
Encore: March 8, 2020, 6pm
Director: Sir David McVicar
Cast: Brenda Rae (Poppea), Joyce DiDonato (Agrippina), Kate Lindsey (Nerone), Iestyn Davies (Ottone), Duncan Rock (Pallante), Matthew Rose (Claudio)

March 14, 2020, 6pm - Richard Wagner: Der Fliegende Holländer (New Performance, First Time in HD) - CANCELED
Encore:  March 22, 2020, 6pm; May 3, 2020, 6pm
Director: François Girard
Cast: Anja Kampe (Senta), Mihoko Fujimura (Mary), Sergey Skorokhodov (Erik), David Portillo (Steuermann), Evgeny Nikitin (Holländer), Franz-Josef Selig (Daland)
Cast change: Due to Sir Bryn Terfel’s illness, Evgeny Nikitin will sing the part of the mysterious Holländer

April 11, 2020, 7pm - Giacomo Puccini: Tosca (Revival) - CANCELED
Encores: April 26, 2020, 6pm / May 24, 2020, 6pm
Director: Sir David McVicar
Cast: Anna Netrebko (Tosca), Brian Jagde (Cavaradossi), Michael Volle (Scarpia), Patrick Carfizzi (Sacristan)

May 9, 2020, 7pm - Gaetano Donizetti: Maria Stuarda (Revival) - CANCELED
Encore: May 17, 2020, 6pm 
Director: Sir David McVicar
Cast: Diana Damrau (Mária Stuarda), Jamie Barton (Elisabetta), Stephen Costello (Leicester), Andrzej Filończyk (Cecil), Michele Pertusi (Talbot)

Ticket Prize: 4500 HUF
Tickets will be available on 16th of April.

Related shows

MET: Mozart's Magic Flute (2006)

Opera performance from the Metropolian Opera

MET 2019/2020 - Giacomo Puccini: Turandot

NEW DATE - Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera by Franco Zeffirelli

MET 2019/2020 - Jules Massenet: Manon

Broadcast from the MET - encore: January 5th

MET 2019/2020 - Puccini: Madama Butterfly

NEW DATE - Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera by the dirctor of The English Patient

MET 2019/2020 - Philip Glass: Akhnaten

NEW DATE - Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera - Encore

MET 2019/2020 - Alban Berg: Wozzeck

Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera

MET 2019/2020 - The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

NEW DATE - Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera by The Gershwins

MET 2019/2020 - G. F. Händel: Agrippina

Broadcast from the Metropolitain Opera by Sir David McVicar

MET 2019/2020 - Richard Wagner: Der Fliegende Holländer


MET 2019/2020 - G. Puccini: Tosca


MET 2019/2020 - G. Donizetti: Maria Stuarda


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