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the barber is barbaous and fabulous! so you thought you didnt like opera

By opera and music lover
what a perfect way to enjoy music you will immediately recognize the musci from commercials , cartoons and other movies. the subtitles are great so you can understand everything and laogh with this...

Wow!

By OperaLady
This Barbiere was the best opera I have seen in a very long time. I've seen it three times now--live at the Met and two HD performances in movie theaters. Everything worked with this production:...

Best seat in the house

By toronto
This format -- the Met at my local Bijoux -- is fabulous! Okay, no champagne at intermission (and don't go out for intermission, you'll miss marvelous backstage material) but for less than 1/10th of...

Figaro, Florez, and Fandango

By fancyindigo
Magnificent! When in Rome - do as the Romans do. When in New York - go to the Met. When you are unable to go to the Met - go see the Met at the movies in HD....

The Barber of Seville

By 9zhills3wrhm
I had seen the original live broadcast in March, but my husband was unable to go with me. I raved about the performance so much that when we saw that the Encore performance would be aired at the...

Barber of Seville

By Jlee
The HD performances this season have been the best thing to happen in a long time! I missed only one(Magic Flute) because it was sold out and ticket information was hard to come by.I expect to see all...

Great concept, great production, more theaters need to do this!!!

By lauradi308
You're close enough through the movie setup that you don't feel like you're in front-row seats. It's BETTER -- you feel like you're *onstage* and trying not to get in everybody's way!!! I loved...

Il Barbiere di Siviglia

By debpete
A complete joy from beginning to end. The performers were expressive, attractive and in good voice. At times the sound quality was a bit disappointing, but overall it was fine. Peter Mattei (Figaro)...

Better than the real thing!!

By operamoviesMville
For those that can't afford the $250+ orchestra seat at the Met, the HD Met at the Movies has been the best thing to come along. In fact, because of the amazing camera angles, and backstage...

Il Barbiere di Siviglia Encore User

By movie_Eugene Onegin
Enjoyed 'The Barber' very much. Cast was excellent. However, a few frames of the movie were very dark. Next season, we will be ordering tickets for more of the performances. It would be most...

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