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Lovely building in great setting

I recently went to see La Traviata here with my wife. The interior and exterior of the Met are... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Carl2112
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Dublin, Ireland
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Great introduction to opera

This was my first opera so City Opera offered an less expensive option to try it out. The double... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Nava1203
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Englewood, New Jersey
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“First opera. Wow.”
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank dixonteter
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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Stan G
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Eric H
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

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Carl2112
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

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Nava1203
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

Date of experience: January 2016
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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

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Jackmac12013
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

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Charming_Karl
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!

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank mes225
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Amazing contest, amazing orchestra, beatifull really really suggested

Thank Domenico P
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