Friday, Feb 12, 7:30 pm
Saturday, Feb 13, 7:30 pm
Sunday, Feb 14, 5:30 pm
Monday, Feb 15, 7:30 pm
Set in 1950s New York, two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in the throes of love. A young woman in her 20s, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara), is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage. As an immediate connection sparks between them, the innocence of their first encounter dims and their connection deepens.More...
Saturday, Jan 30, 9:55 am
Sunday, Feb 14, 1:00 pm
Swedish dramatic soprano Nina Stemme sings her first Met performances of the demanding title role of Puccini’s Chinese ice princess, with Anita Hartig in her company role debut as the angelic slave girl Liù. Marco Berti sings Calàf, the suitor who risks his head for Turandot’s hand, and Alexander Tsymbalyuk sings Timur. Paolo Carignani conducts Franco Zeffirelli’s visually spectacular 1987 production.
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In the Art Bar - Sandy Dixon
All the images in the paintings in this show are variations on the still-life. The objects in each of the works are familiar, domestic and of little value in themselves. In their natural state, as pots on a patio or jugs on a kitchen counter, they are hardly worth a second glance. But by being arranged in a painting, by inhabiting a composition and being transformed with often unexpected color, they assume a new life. In addition, some of the compositions are representational and objects are seen in a more or less normally accepted space.More...