Of all Met HD Simulcasts "The Mascarade Ball" by Giuseppe Verdi", WINS The Award for best cinematography, directing, and casting All Star Cast singing and orchestra! So often, and usually these Met HD "movies" are Not an accurate portayal of the infamous staging and actual sound so capable, only when actually attendng the Met. There can never be a substitution for being in the house at The Metropolitan Opera. Think "There is no place like home". But "Un Ballo" truly brings to the movie screen... magical music and a sense of presence. Enjoy!

If you Love Opera or want to learn? You Must GO SEE this HD Production ... you will not be disappointed!