Movie Reviews

A good but still imperfect way to see opera

By Bob-SF
This "Tristan" was my first exposure to the Met at the movies. I generally liked the performance, except for the miscasting of Kurwenal. I found Deborah Voigt's acting ability a happy surprise in...

Met Opera "Tristan & Isolde"

By joanherron
Absolutely fantastic. Superb voices and production. I go often to the opera and this HD experience brings the experience to a new level. the fact that you can have an intimate look at the performers...

Tristan and Isolde

By roneye
All performances were magnificent. Thank you so much for bringing operat to Movie Theaters. Keep them coming!...

Tristan und Isolde Encore

By dressagekathy
We enjoyed this production very much. Since I can never hope to see a production at the Metropolitan in New York, this is surely the next best think. The music and singers were...

Encore Performance Today April 12, 2008

By Chinese Food
Overall it was an acceptable performance. I found the tenor (Tristan) was just a bit too weak. Like previous preview said there was a couple technical glitches but these were something originated...

Tristan

By ole99
Excellent, Keep bringing us top-notch Opera....

Tristan und Isolde

By William Hamilton
Terrific production. Well worth driving 45 miles to see. Disappointly small crowd Sunday. Unfortunately, the theatre seating for people using wheelchairs somewhat misses the accessibility...

Tristan und Isolde

By boppenhe
Spectacular singing. Fair to poor staging. The staging in Act 3 was ludicrous....

Great way to see the opera

By mtrav95
I've been attending live opera for over a decade, and I had a great time watching "Tristan and Isolde" as a movie. For someone who can only afford balcony seats, seeing the action close up (and...

Tristan Takes One for the Team

By econoboe
The Met production was beautiful. The singing was incredible. The sets, lighting, etc. were magical. And it all came through with careful editing and nice combinations of full-stage and close-up...