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Karita Mattila goes the full monty as SALOME

By WeillFan
I saw this critically acclaimed production live at the Metropolitan Opera in 2004 and Karita Mattila was amazing both vocally and dramatically. In this modern-dress production, Mattila brought to...

better than box at the Met

By kirom
Operaphile couple like this better than live performance at opera house. Expressions and nuances of singers are clearly visible and provide double the enjoyment. There is still the excitement of live...

Salome

By tperna
This is the live HD performance of the Metropolitan Opera's production of Salome. We love to see these productions because it is a rare opportunity to see a live performance at the Met. Salome was...

Salome

By celery42
Brilliantly performed - both singing and acting. A stunning event. One criticism: I really enjoy seeing the Met filmed a la a movie, and so many current singers are also actors. "Salome" was...

SALOME

By SquirePaul
With the exception of wimping out on the THE most stunning moment of the opera, the Met HD Broadcast of SALOME was fantastic. I attended a live performance of this production four years ago and the...

Salome & Fandango Review

By RaceCarFan
Karita Mattila did a fantastic job portraying Salome. The staging was wonderful, the performance was incredible. My first encounter with Fandango was terrible. I arrive at the theater 30 minuets...

Metropoliotan Opera Salome

By pollione
A magnificent production and performance. I first saw this opera with Ljuba Welitsch at the Covent Garden Theatre about sixty years ago and was astounded by the vocal, orchestral and stage brilliance...

Salome

By kiscokid
The lead in Salome did a bang up job. Her task was truly Herculean. However, I regretted buying 7 tickets for my entire family as they hated it. One nephew fell asleep and the other wished he...

Salome

By RGNachman
Extremely powerful, magnificently done!...

simulcasting is awesome!!

By marlaskibum
It is so great to see these operas by this format- spectacular. It is better than sitting in a seat at the Met, because you see the singers up close and in high def. Its beautiful. I have gone to...

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