The Metropolitan Opera: The Merry Widow Synopsis
The Met Opera’s broadcast of Lehár’s The Merry Widow will be presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, January 17 at 12:55 p.m. ET / 9:55 a.m. PT.

Movie Reviews

The Merry Widow

By cartayal
Beautiful production and wonderful cast. This is a great way to have opera reach more people....

Merry Widdow

By exhawkins
Great production, beautifully filmed. Better than being in the real audience....

absolutely wonderful

By jlm2bos
one of the best in years every word was sharp and clear...

The Merry Widow

By LV42DY2
A bit slow going in the beginning. Last two acts were more lively, interesting and entertaining. Loved the lead male and the dancing girls scene was wonderful. All in all I thought it was so so only...

The Merry Widow

By rckatz10
Absolutely fabulous!!! The sets were creative, the voices superb, the music and dialogue outstanding....

The Merry Widow

By kpauker
What the Met does best..wonderful voices and music, spectacular costumes....presented with close to "you are there" ambiance. Even the between acts interviews were well done....

THE MEERY WIDOW

By MPBERO
WHAT A JOY. THE VOICES WERE WONDERFUL. THE STAGING WAS CREATIVE. A MUST SEE....

Merry Widow

By hphillips1
Was very happy to have missed it....

Amazing Production and Performances

By agostinoa
I have seen well over 100 operas and probably 40-50 via live HD and this was one of 5 top favorite HD operas. The production and costumes were beautiful and the performances--both acting and...

Merry Window Live HD

By asrplanning
Sparkling in every way! Great beginner opera, sung in English with English subtitles....