Met Live in HD: Wozzeck

Met Live in HD: Wozzeck

Live Broadcasts | 01/11/2020 | 12:55PM

Subscription Pricing (Reserved Seats for all performances):
$162.00 Student, $207.00 Senior, $225.00 Adult


Alban Berg
Run Time: 1 hour, 57 minutes
Pre-Opera Lecture: Tim Snider
Approximate end time: 2:50PM
Live Performance Broadcast

Sung in: German

Berg’s 20th-century shocker stars baritone Peter Mattei in the title role, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium and soprano Elza van den Heever as the long-suffering Marie. Groundbreaking visual artist and director William Kentridge unveils a bold new staging set in an apocalyptic wasteland.

Please join us for a complimentary pre-opera lecture in The Paramount Theater Auditorium at 12:00PM.  The lecture for Wozzeck will be conducted by Tim Snider, attorney and host of WTJU’s Sunday Opera Matinee.

Image credits: Ruth Walz / Salzburg Festival

Production a gift of Robert L. Turner

About the Met Live in HD:

In December 2006, The Metropolitan Opera launched The Met Live in HD, a series of performance transmissions shown live in high definition in movie theaters around the world. The series expanded from an initial six transmissions to ten in the 2014-15 season and today reaches more than 2,000 venues in 70 countries across six continents. The Live in HD performances are later also shown on public television, and a number of them have been released on DVD. In partnership with the New York City Department of Education and the Metropolitan Opera Guild, the Met has developed a nationwide program for students to attend Live in HD transmissions for free in their schools.  The Paramount began broadcasting during the 2008-09 season and is pleased to continue to present this series for the community.

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Ticket Prices

  • $ 18.00 Student
  • $ 23.00 Senior
  • $ 25.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • January 11, 2020 | 12:55PM
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  • Elza van den Heever as "Marie"
  • Tamara Mumford as "Margret"
  • Christopher Ventris as "The Drum-Major"
  • Gerhard Siegel as "The Captain"
  • Andrew Staples as "Andres"
  • Peter Mattei as "Wozzeck"
  • Christian Van Horn as "Doctor"


Alban Berg