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New York City Opera

20 Lincoln Center Plz, New York City, NY 10023-6913
+1 212-870-5570
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Three opera immersion wqeekend!

There is no finer opera anywhere. Staging amazing. Singing heartrendingly beautiful. Straff... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
dixonteter
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Paoli, Pennsylvania
First opera. Wow.

The Met? World class. The Marriage of Figaro was better than I thought it would be - funnier, more... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Stan G
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16 Jan 2018
“Three opera immersion wqeekend!”
11 Jan 2018
“First opera. Wow.”
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20 Lincoln Center Plz, New York City, NY 10023-6913
Upper West Side
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+1 212-870-5570
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

There is no finer opera anywhere. Staging amazing. Singing heartrendingly beautiful. Straff friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

The Met? World class. The Marriage of Figaro was better than I thought it would be - funnier, more poignant,and surprisingly timely themes - or, after considering this, universal themes. Glad the opera house has a translation scrolling on the seat in front of you...More

Thank Stan G
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

NYC opera is back! It's sublime and then obscure selections make it stand out from the MET! Each performance is unique, and without a doubt it is the equal to the MET albeit in a different way. For grandiose eternal productions as Aida etc the...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I recently went to see La Traviata here with my wife. The interior and exterior of the Met are stunning. Very stylish. The staff were polite and efficient. One small drawback is the spacing between rows, which we found a bit tight. Overall however a...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

This was my first opera so City Opera offered an less expensive option to try it out. The double bill of Alecko and Pagliacci was just right....both each aprox 1 hour. The venue is nice but not glamorous like The Met. The balcony box seats...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

I had three tix ($235.50) for the January 24, 2016 performance of Tosca. Due to the blizzard, I had no public transportation to get to Manhattan. I live in northeast Queens - on an outdoor LIRR and subway line, We had 29 inches of snow...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2014

As most people know, New York City Opera no longer exists! It once existed. It no longer exists.As most people know, New York City Opera no longer exists! It once existed. It no longer exists.As most people know, New York City Opera no longer exists!...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2013

As someone who was a big fan of what NY City Opera used to be, it is beyond a horror to see what George Steele and the current board of directors has turned it into. It may yet turn things around and succeed in its...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2012

The perfect ambiance to enjoy the sumptuous and passionate acts. A fantastic production that kept the audience engaged in the plot and love story of Rodolfo and Mimi. Truthfully, a wonderful experience!

Thank mes225
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

Amazing contest, amazing orchestra, beatifull really really suggested

Thank Domenico P
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Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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