Met Live in HD isa program of live Saturday afternoon broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera in NYC to theaters around the world simultaneously. The website is

Our theater of choice is the Packwood Theater in Waite Park, near St. Cloud, about 1 1/2 hours from Crosby. Broadcasts usually start at noon, some earlier. Tickets cost $22 at the theater.

2016-2017 Seasons

October 8 – Tristan und Isolde

October 22 – Don Giovanni

December 10 – L’Amour de Loin

January 7 – Nabucco

January 21 – Roméo et Juliette

February 25 – Rusalka

March 11 – La Traviata

March 25 – Idomeneo

April 22 –Eugene Onegin

May 13 – Der Rosenkavalier

Seventy countries around the world are participating in The Met: Live in HD this season.

For information about car-pooling and productions, contact Joanna Pierce 218-534-4946 or write her at

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