Norma is a famous bel canto Italian opera by Vincenzo Bellini. It premiered at La Scala in Milan in 1831.
Vincenzo Bellini (1801 – 1835) is an Italian opera composer famous for I Capuleti, La sonnambula, Norma, and I puritani. Bellini is known for his melodies.
The Metropolitan Opera opens its 2017-18 Season with a new Sir David McVicar production of Bellini’s masterpiece. September 25 – December 16, 2017
Sondra Radvanovsky (American) is Norma.
Joyce DiDonato (American) is Adalgisa.
Joseph Calleja (Maltese) is Pollione.
Carlo Rizzi (Milan, Italy) conducts.
Monday, September 25 at 6:30pm
(2017-2018 Season opening night)
Thursday, September 28 at 8pm
Tuesday, October 3 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 7 at 1 pm
Wednesday, October 11 at 7:30 pm
Monday, October 16 at 7:30 pm. Marina Rebeka sings Norma.
Friday, October 20 at 8 pm. Marina Rebeka sings Norma.
Angela Meade (American) sings Norma.
Jamie Barton (American) sings Adalgisa.
Joseph Colaneri (American) conducts.
Friday, December 1 at 8 pm
Tuesday, December 5 at 7:30 pm
Friday, December 8 at 8 pm
Monday, December 11 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 16 at 1 pm
- Patrons and Subscribers on June 15, 2017
- Guild members (Supporting and above) on June 18, 2017
- General public, Sunday, June 25, 2017
Metropolitan Opera House box officeMonday – Saturday, 10 am -6 pm Sunday, 12 noon – 6 pm
By Phone(212) 362-6000 Monday – Saturday, 10 am – 8 pm Sunday, Noon – 6 pm
Rush Tickets$25 Rush tickets can be purchased at www.metopera.org the day of the show. You can buy two tickets to one performance every seven days. Rush tickets go on sale Monday – Friday at 12 noon Matinees (four hours before curtain) Saturday evenings at 2 pm