The Metropolitan Opera is streaming Romeo and Juliette live in HD on Saturday, January 21st with an encore presentation in select cinemas on Wednesday, January 25th. Thanks to Fathom Events, I’m giving away a four-pack of tickets to see the Shakespeare play live via streaming at Century 16 Cedar Hills (Portland) on Saturday, January 21st at 9:55 am Pacific time. Continue reading to find out how to win tickets to see Romeo and Juliette.
The Met: Live in HD – Roméo et Juliette
Saturday, January 21, 2017 9:55am PT
The broadcast of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette will be presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, January 21 at 12:55 pm ET / 9:55 am PT, followed by an encore presentation in select cinemas on Wednesday, January 25 at 6:30 pm local time. The electrifying team of Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau reunites for a new production of Gounod’s opera based on the Shakespeare play. Damrau makes her role debut as Juliette in Bartlett Sher’s new production, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. Elliot Madore sings Mercutio and Mikhail Petrenko sings Frère Laurent. Sher’s staging is a La Scala production, initially presented by the Salzburg Festival, where it premiered in 2008.
Romeo and Juliette Giveaway
Thanks to Fathom Events, a reader of my dad blog will win a family four pack of tickets to see the The Met: Live in HD’s performance of Romeo and Juliette at Century 16 Cedar Hills (Portland) on Saturday, January 21 at 9:55 am Pacific time. The deadline to enter the contest is Wednesday, January 18th (5 pm Pacific time). The giveaway is limited to readers in the USA. To enter, leave a comment about your favorite play.
[Disclosure: I did not receive anything for hosting this contest. The giveaway prize will be provided by Fathom Events, but they are not the administrators of the sweepstakes on my dad blog. I am not liable for the prize. As always, the opinions expressed are mine and I am not obligated to write a positive review.]