The MET: Live in HD 2022 in Hong Kong

Overview

Three high-definition screenings of acclaimed Metropolitan Opera productions at the Xiqu Centre

Description

From August to December, the Xiqu Centre presents three acclaimed high-definition matinee screenings of world-renowned Metropolitan Opera productions.

 

In August, Massenet’s spellbinding fairy-tale opera Cinderella offers whimsical holiday entertainment for the whole family. In October, Grammy Award-winning jazz musician and composer Terence Blanchard’s powerful Fire Shut Up in My Bones sets the mood for the Freespace Jazz Fest. And in December, Puccini’s Turandot blends elements of East and West in a stirring, cautionary tale of love and power set in a fictitious Chinese court.

 

Date Time Programme
27 August 2022 (Saturday) 2:30pm Massenet: Cinderella
15 October 2022 (Saturday) 2:30pm Terence Blanchard: Fire Shut Up in My Bones*
11 December 2022 (Sunday) 2:30pm Puccini: Turandot

*Before the screening, special guest Will Liverman – acclaimed baritone who stars as "Charles" in the MET production – joins us live online for a talk.

 

Co-presented with:

Foundation for the Arts and Music in Asia Ltd.

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