Opera, Symphony and Special Event Performances
Regal Cinemas in the Old Mill District delivers simulcast presentations of some of the best performances in the industry. The range of special event performances includes The Metropolitan Opera, Broadway musicals, Lincoln Center, Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Opera Ballet, National Theatre Live, BendFilm and many more live and encore performances from stages and musical halls worldwide. Upcoming FathomEventsperformances at Regal Cinemas include the following performances:
National Theatre Live
Angels in America simulcast from Royal National Theatre in London. America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott. Part One: Millennium Approaches on July 20 and Part Two: Perestroika on July 27.
The Met: Live in HD
The Met Opera: Live in HD brings world class opera to movie theaters nationwide. Don’t miss this great opportunity to experience the excitement of opera, captured live from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera.
2016-2017 Live in HD Schedule
Don’t miss the Met’s eleventh season of live performance transmissions to movie theaters around the world. Tickets through Fathom Events.
April 22 – Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production, starring Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Tatiana and Onegin. Alexey Dolgov sings the role of Lenski, and Robin Ticciati conducts.
Sung in Russian.
May 13 – Der Rosenkavalier
The dream cast of Renée Fleming as the Marschallin and Elīna Garanča as Octavian star in Strauss’s grandest opera. In his new production, Robert Carsen, the director behind the Met’s recent Falstaff, places the action at the end of the Habsburg Empire, underscoring the opera’s subtext of class and conflict against a rich backdrop of gilt and red damask. Sebastian Weigle conducts the sparklingly perfect score. Sung in German.
Here are the HD performances for the 2017-18 season:
Norma (October 7): After its opening night, Bellini’s opera will be featured on the HD series for the first ime with Sondra Radvanovsky, Joseph Calleja and Joyce DiDonato in the leading roles.
Die Zauberflöte (October 14): James Levine conducts Rene Pape, Golda Schultz, Kathryn Lewek, Charles Castronuovo and Markuys Werba in the Mozart classic.
The Exterminating Angel (November 18): Composer Thomas Adès conducts his own opera in a production that includes Audrey Luna, Alice Coote, Iestyn Davies, Sally Matthews, David Portillo and Amanda Echalaz among others.
Tosca (January 28): David McVicar’s new production will mark the third time Puccini’s masterpiece is put on HD. This time Kristine Opolais and Jonas Kaufmann will star in the work with Bryn Terfel as the villanous Scarpia. Andris Nelsons conducts.
L’Elisir d’Amore (February 10): Pretty Yende, hot off a tremendous 2016-17 season with the company stars opposite Matthew Polenzani in the Donizetti comedy. Ildebrando D’Arcangelo and Davide Luciano play Dulcamara and Belcore respectively while Domingo Hindoyan conducts.
La Bohème (February 24): Sonya Yoncheva, Susanna Phillips and Michael Fabiano star in Puccini’s timeless masterwork.
Semiramide (March 10): Angela Meade takes on the iconic title role with Elzabeth DeShong, Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov and Ryan Speedo Green rounding out the cast. Maurizio Benini conducts.
Così fan tutte (March 31): David Robertson conducts Phelim McDermott’s new production which stars Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Ben Bliss, Adam Platchetka, Christopher Maltman and Kelly O’Harra.
Luisa Miller (April 14): Plácido Domingo, Sonya Yoncheva and Piotr Beczala lead the starry cast in Verdi’s timeless tale.
Cendrillon (April 28): Joyce DiDonato will lead Massenet’s cinderella story in the Met’s first ever production of the work. Alice Coote, Laurent Naouri, Stephanie Blythe and Kathleen Kim round out the cast.
Big Screen Classics
Fathom Events has put together a great lineup of classic movies throughout the year. See the full list of upcoming movies, tickets and more information.
Bolshoi Ballet presents four performances, including three new productions as Sunday matinees captured live earlier the same day from Moscow. The Bolshoi Theatre has over 250 dancers and is one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the world and founded in 1776. Tickets to the Bolshoi Ballet series through Fathom Events. Bolshoi Ballet simulcast performances return Fall 2017.
Art & Architecture in Cinemas Series
This ground-breaking series brings together the world’s greatest works of art, and their environs, captured exclusive for the big screen. Enjoy unprecedented access into the lives of renowned artists and their art via Phil Grabsky’s acclaimed Exhibition on Screen series and allow Nexo Digital to take you on an inside look into the fabulous museums and galleries that are not only the custodians of such masterpieces, but works of art in their own right. Showing on Thursday nights at 7pm and running for just over 1.5 hours.
More information and tickets on the Art & Architecture Series at Fathom Events.
Lincoln Center at the Movies
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts presents a dance series of America’s leading companies. The series includes special behind-the-scenes look to meet the principal dancers and catch a glimpse of each company’s rehearsals. Tickets to Lincoln Center ballets through Fathom Events.