• Released
  • January 7, 2017
  • (Start Time: 12:55PM ET / 11:55AM CT / 10:55AM MT / 9:55AM PT / 12:55PM AK & HI)
  • 3 hr 5 min
  • Concert/Special Events
The Metropolitan Opera: Nabucco Synopsis
The Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season presents a broadcast of Verdi’s Nabucco, presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, January 7.

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Aah, Verdi, Placido and James together!

By sylviejm
In opera, there are moments when one is transported, and this performance was one of them. It was a joy to listen to the chorus, always so perfect, in synch, rich voices, and Va Pensiero brought...


By Sherrimoradi
Even though I grew up with classical music at home, I had never seen an opera because I had never been able to afford the tickets. When this opportunity came across in my emails, I did not hesitate...

By ffahnestock


By fitznm
I have never seen an opera before but was amazed at the quality of the music, close-ups of the cast, and subtitles to understand what was being said - which helped me understand the show. I loved the...

A wonderful opera experience

By lawgifford
Nabucco was a "Grand Opera" experience. The ability to see this in HD just adds to my opera experience. Now in my 4th year with opera in HD allows me to attend and have greater appreciation for...


By ifuenzal


By sallyjoy
This was a fabulous production of Verdi's Nabucco, and the videography was nothing short of spectacular. It's such fun to see all the participants up-close--the conductor, members of the orchestra,...

Loved it

By mchuebon
Amazing and powerful performances. Placido Domingo is incredible at any age!!!...

Nabucco - extraordinary revival

By popcornandmartinis
I'm so glad the Met brought back Nabucco, one of Verdi's first operas. It was a stunning presentation - cast of "thousands." Placido Domingo was passionate in the part of Nabucco, the Babylonian...


By Juniormcg
This was a superb presentation. I wasn't sure how a live broadcast would compare to being in the concert hall, but the camera work and the theater's sound system made this opera masterful. Of...

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