Met Live: Holiday Special - The Magic Flute

The Met's adaptation of Mozart's sublime and mystical journey, a holiday tradition, returns in Julie Taymor's fanciful production.

directorJulie Taymor
runtime three hours
ratedNR

Opens Saturday, December 11

    • Showtimes for Saturday, December 11

      1. 12:55p

      Showtimes for Wednesday, December 15

      1. 4:00p

      plot summary

      This was the groundbreaking broadcast that launched the Met's heralded Live in HD series, seen by opera lovers in movie theaters around the world. Adults and children alike were enchanted by the whimsical humor and breathtaking puppetry of Julie Taymor's hit production, presented in a shortened English-language version. Under the baton of Maestro James Levine, a winning ensemble cast - including Nathan Gunn, Ying Huang, Matthew Polenzani, Erika Miklosa, and Rene Pape - brings fresh life to Mozart's timeless fairy tale.

      directorJulie Taymor
      runtime three hours
      ratedNR

      movie trailer

      This feature is a Special Engagement - No Passes or Discounts Accepted | Showtimes Subject to Change Without Notice | Assisted Listening and Closed Captioned devices are available on all screens for all showtimes