Rigoletto Met Summer Encore Synopsis
Michael Mayer’s acclaimed production, the talk of the opera world when it premiered in 2013, sets the action of Verdi’s masterpiece in 1960 Las Vegas—a neon-lit world ruled by money and ruthless, powerful men. In this bold new vision, Piotr Beczala...

Movie Reviews

By 001122
A wonderful adaptation and beautiful film work. I saw the opera in person and was still amazed....

Excellent

By jdedge
This opera was not a simulcast and did not have the commentary and interviews with the performers that you normally have during the intermissions. The performance was excellent. I am not sure I like...

June 18 Rigoletto at AMC 42St in New York City

By rozabramov
The sound was not correctly adjusted and was extremely loud. I tried to find someone to report the problem to but there was no one on that level of the movie house or on the level below. We could...

Rigoletto Rules, Regal Theatres - not so much

By bocarae
I was so happy to see Rigoletto's return to the big screen. The original live feed was sold out and I could not make the encore performance. Staging this opera in Vegas was very creative and...

Rigaletto

By akevinfahey
5 stars. It was excellent. It was almost as good as being at the met. In one respect if was better because of the close up shots of the singers. The accousitcs were not as good but were still very...

Great Production

By martippett
Loved it from beginning to end. The transfer to Las Vegas in the 1960s worked perfectly. Diana Damrau is one of the best sopranos performing today. Her voice is flawless. Everyone was so well...

First Timer

By bgooch56
I have never been to an opera, the only reason I went was my mom has always wanted to go. For her birthday I bought tickets through fandango and we went. Enjoyed it very much we plan to see more. ...

Rigaletto

By iamjamezz2
Not sure I liked the time warp into 60's Vegas. But it didn't keep them from performing one of Verdi's great operas well. I loved the large screen and comfortable seats at the theater....

Rigoletto

By helpaida
Met productions are always spectacular and the setting used for this one - Las Vegas - was gorgeous....

Fabulous Experience

By sumeto
I'd never seen Rigoletto before -- I'm new to the whole opera thing -- but was absolutely enchanted. Diana Damrau has a hauntingly beautiful soprano, devoid of shrillness or vibrato -- her voice...

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Rated NR | For Appropriate for all audiences