The Metropolitan Opera Guild

Through intensive workshops, pre-performance talks, and community outreach programs, the Guild deepens the knowledge of adults, from first-time operagoers to the life-long fan who can hum along with every note in the score.

Lectures, workshops, publications and programs go from the basics of opera to in-depth, behind-the-scenes visits with the stars of the Metropolitan Opera Company, providing a unique curricula and a multitude of learning opportunities.

 

Tickets for the 2017-2018 season of Lectures and Community Engagement events will go on sale on Monday, August 7th.

 

Click here to download the 2017-18 Lectures and Community Engagement Brochure as a PDF.
Click below to view the 2017-18 Lectures and Community Engagement Brochure in your browser.

 

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Monday, January 22, 2018
A Verdi Turning Point: Il Trovatore
6:00 PM
At the Met: Il Trovatore
7:30 PM
23
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Librettists of the Season Pt 1
6:30 PM
At the Met: Tosca
7:30 PM
24
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
In Studio: Anita Rachvelishvili
6:00 PM
At the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore
7:30 PM
25
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci
8:00 PM
26
Friday, January 26, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Il Trovatore
8:00 PM
27
Saturday, January 27, 2018
At the Met: Tosca
1:00 PM
At the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore
8:00 PM
28
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Backstage Tours
10:30 AM
Backstage Tours
1:30 PM
Showcase: Parsifal
3:00 PM
29
Monday, January 29, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci
7:30 PM
30
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 2
6:30 PM
At the Met: Il Trovatore
7:30 PM
31
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore
7:30 PM
1
Thursday, February 01, 2018
At the Met: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci
8:00 PM
23
4
Sunday, February 04, 2018
Backstage Tours
10:30 AM
Backstage Tours
1:30 PM
5
Monday, February 05, 2018
Sin and Redemption: The Story of Parsifal
4:30 PM
At the Met: Parsifal
6:00 PM
6
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
Librettists of the Season Pt 3
6:30 PM
At the Met: Il Trovatore
7:30 PM
7
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
At the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore
7:30 PM
89
Friday, February 09, 2018
Backstage Tours
3:00 PM
At the Met: Il Trovatore
7:30 PM
10
Saturday, February 10, 2018
At the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore
12:00 PM
At the Met: Parsifal
7:00 PM