Met: Live In HD & Encore Series On Sundays

January 14, 2023

The Bermuda Opera team is presenting the Met: Live in HD [2021-22] & Encore series in Bermuda on film on Sundays at BUEI at 5.00pm.

A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Opera team is proud to present the Met: Live in HD [2021-22] & Encore series in Bermuda on film. See these world-class productions on the big screen in high definition quality.

“All operas on Sundays at 5.00pm at BUEI, unless otherwise advised. All have English subtitles and are approximately 3-4 hours long [including 30 minute interval].

Next Opera – January 15

“Madama Butterfly [Puccini] – ‘Encore’ from 2009 in Italian on Sunday, January 15 at 5.00pm at BUEI.

Aria ‘Un bel dì, vedremo’ [One fine day we'll see] from Madama Butterfly:

“Anthony Minghella’s beautiful, atmospheric production of Puccini’s tragedy stars soprano Patricia Racette as Cio-Cio-San, the trusting and innocent young geisha who disastrously falls in love with American Navy lieutenant B. F. Pinkerton, sung by tenor Marcello Giordani.

“Please note that there will be no complimentary hors d’oeuvres at the interval or bar as Harbourfront will be closed for renovations.

“For inquiries, call 296 0820. Tickets with opera reps only cost $40 adults and $35 children, students, and packages [minimum five operas for one person – last chance to buy subscription.

  • cash on night [and for any advance operas]
  • cheque [in advance; please call ask for address] or on the night for that evening’s showing or future opera[s]; and
  • online banking/transfer [in advance]; please call for bank account details [US$ transfers preferred] on 441-296-0820. Sorry, no cards.

Patricia Racette as Cio-Cio-San Bermuda Dec 2022

Upcoming Operas

  • Re-run Fire Shut up in my Bones [Terence Blanchard]: February 5, 2023. Don’t miss chance to see this during black history month. The first ever opera presented by the Met created by a Black composer.”Grammy award–winning jazz musician and composer Terence Blanchard’s adaptation of Charles Blow’s moving memoir tells a poignant and profound story about a young man’s journey to overcome a life of trauma and hardship. Baritone Will Liverman, one of opera’s most exciting young artists, stars as Charles, alongside sopranos Angel Blue as Destiny/Loneliness/Greta and Latonia Moore as Billie must buy tickets in advance for this one
  • La Bohème [Puccini] – from 2018: February 19, 2023
  • La Fille du Régiment [Donizetti] – from 2008: March 19, 2023
  • Don Carlos [Verdi] on April 16 or 30 – TBC [note 4.00pm start]

“Present ticket for 10% discount at Harbourfront restaurant after any showing. Complimentary canapes at interval.

“Visit for more and general info.

Gift Certificates

“Looking for a unique gift? Searching for something for the person who has everything? Purchase a gift certificate for operas being shown this season. These can cover entry to one opera, all in the current season, or anything in between. Phone or catch us at BUEI [cash, cheque or online transfer]; please provide name of giver, name of recipient, and number of operas.”

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