The Metropolitan Opera: Manon Encore Synopsis
Manon and Des Grieux fall in love at first sight but her need for wealth leads to tragedy.

Movie Reviews

A Wonderful Manon

By old_geek_dude
I don't think that the Met could have taken on a better soprano than Anna Netrebko to sing Manon. Piotr Bezcala's de Grieux was superb as well. Massanet's Manon is less well-known than Puccini's...

Manon

By saritahj
It's hard to imagine a more beautiful singer, a more wonderful actress, or anyone with a richer, more beautiful voice than Anna Netrebko. Her leading man, Piotr Beczala was also fabulous. And...

The Opera Manon

By rgallion
I was amazed to have seen this opera, up close and personal! Nothing replaces an in person stage presentation. This was so exciting. Watching the close ups of the singers gave me goose...

Beautiful Manon

By davidk954
Having been an avid opera attendee for over 50 years, (I'm 62 now), I've seen a lot of good and bad. Great and terrible. Memorable and forgettable. I'll be brief in this review. It was lovely....

Stellar Performance

By armuse44
I loved every minute of it: Anna Netrepkow simply is magnificent: incredible talent, voice, acting!...

Re: Manon

By barryearle
Once again the Met presents a meticulous production. The design of the whole event was exceptional from the conducting to the singing to the set and costume designs. My only quibble would be with the...

Met Opera Manon

By bobinoup
Terrific performance in the very cxomfortable Regal 14 theaters of Fredericksburg. We enjoyed it very much and only wish there would be more people coming for these special events. Regl needs to...

MANON

By BarryVQualls
THe MET's HD broadcasts are stunning. Not replacing the experience of being in the house itself during a live performance, they still show you details, and allow a clarity of hearing, that is not...

manon

By pamina-1
Fabulous!!!!!...

wonderful perfomance!

By ukus760
This is one of the best of Massenet (certainly, he's not Puccini, but he has his own strong points), and the actors are the most suited for the roles: glamorous and seductive Anna Netrebko as Manon...

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