• Released
  • November 18, 2009
  • NR , 3 hr 25 min
  • Concert/Special Events
    Music/Performing Arts
The Metropolitan Opera: Turandot Encore Synopsis
Encore performance: Paolo Carignani conducts Puccini's "Turandot," featuring soprano Nina Stemme.

Movie Reviews

Turandot: Riveting & beautiful

By Le Petite
This long-awaited production met with brilliance every expectation. Maria Guleghina was electrifying in the title role, with palpable emotions as the plot unfolded. The cast was so rich, so graceful,...

top notch opera produced by the best opera company in the world

By frogs4ever
They don't get any better or more spectacular than this. If you don't like this Turandot then you just are never going to be a fan of opera....

Turandot Encore

By mmagoun
Another wonderful Zeffirelli production - beautiful costumes, impressive sets - a feast for the eyes. Also, the intermission interviews are always interesting. And since some of the intermissions are...


By mgodfrey39


By ilikeapictureshow
it's a beautiful opera and the voices were wonderful. I intend to see many more so just keep 'em coming. It's the next best thing to being there....


By rwayne724
Why would anyone want to "trade in" a Zefferelli production for anything else?? So beautiful. Turandot was beautifuly sung, although no comparison to Birgit Nilsson I heard in the Met in the 60's. I...


By pgwuk

Turandot was great

By arkay18
I have seen it live and really enjoyed the HD performance just as much, if not more. The camera angles are views that are never possible at a live performance. Also enjoyed the commentaries and...

Turandot-Metropolitan Opera

By LarryLipsky
Magnificient. Enjoyed it thoroughly. Why do I have to pay a service charge to buy a ticket. If its really a service charge why does it cost more to send two tickets than one? If you want to charge...


By Arcticgirl
OUTSTANDING. Sublime. Incredible production....

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Rated NR | For Suitable for all audiences