The Metropolitan Opera 2022 Summer HD Festival begins August 26 and will screen free showings until September 5th. Approximately 2,500 seats will be set up in front of the opera house each night. This will be the 13th year of Summer HD Festival and will feature ten performances from the Met's Live in HD series of cinema transmissions. Co-presented by Film at Lincoln Center, a special film screening of West Side Story (2021), will kick-off the festival on Friday, August 26th at 8pm.
The Met's HD Festival presentations will include all open captions.
In accordance with new entry protocols and security measures for the Metropolitan Opera's 2022 Summer HD Festival, please be advised that Josie Robertson Plaza will be cleared and secured approximately two hours prior to each HD screening. All guests will be welcomed back at designated access points one hour prior to the start of the presentation.