Movie Reviews

I HAVE to see this opera again!

By bobsushill
I thought the Eugene Onegin I saw as a Met simulcast last year was the opera highlight of my life, but Romeo et Juliette was JUST as good!!!! And the clip of Natalie Dessay singing in Lucia was just...

Roberto Alagna best by far!

By dasani297
This production was in short, beautiful. Being a critic, I always tend to look for the bad things in a production, however, in this one, there wasn't much to say. Roberto Alagna sang almost...

Romeo and Juliet - When good music happens to bad singers

By littlediva
The HD simulcast of this Met production was unfortunate (all the ones I saw last year were spectacular). First, the camera kept going back stage at each break between acts. It was awful - it's so...

good news and bad news

By opera10
the good news first--great voices, and music was superb-- great acting---good sets and scene the bad news----toooooo long and drawn out ---could have achieved the same effects with much shorter...

The Met Opera Romea et Juliette

By bmatas
Fantastic. I have attended live operas - this experience provided a different dimension to attending the opera, which was not a possibility. I willdefinitely repeat! Thanks....

Romeo et Juliet

By Preacherf4
The Met HD broadcasts continue to be amazing! I had never seen this opera before, but was taken by the differences from Shakespeare's play, which kept me guessing throughout. Those changes also...

Romea et Juliette

By zmrzska
Super! Anna Netrebko is everything they say she is: gorgeous voice, amazing acting, and just beautiful! All the principals and smaller parts were first-rate! Excellent production as well==sets,...

Romeo et Juliette

By ecdavis
It was a wonderful idea to bring the Met to the rest of the country --and the world. Everyone has wanted to see Anna Netrebko in person. Alagna, not so much. He's a good actor, but he is not a lyric...

Romeo et Juliette

By Glenys Diane
This was a beautiful experience. I would like to see it more than once....

Wonderful Romeo et Juliette

By boobikins
It's a big treat to those of us living outside the Metro New York area when we get to see a live opera performance from the Met. The moviecast was wonderful - the sound was great, the images were...