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Special Screenings @ Light House

Bolshoi Ballet 2019/20 Season

GISELLE

PLAYING FROM 04 JUNE

The young peasant girl Giselle dies when she learns that the man she loves, Albrecht, has betrayed her. Against her own will, she joins the Wilis, vengeful spirits of jilted brides who condemn Albrecht to dance until he dies of exhaustion…

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SWAN LAKE

PLAYING FROM 02 JULY

Prince Siegfried is summoned by his parents to choose a bride. However, he encounters a mysterious swan-woman by the lake, Odette, and is captivated by her. His vow of eternal love to her will have irreversible consequences.

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MET Opera 2019/20

WOZZECK

PLAYING FROM 11 JUNE

After wowing audiences with his astounding production of Lulu in 2015, South African artist William Kentridge now focuses his extraordinary visual imagination on Berg’s other operatic masterpiece, set in an apocalyptic pre–World War I environment. Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin is on the podium for this important event, with baritone Peter Mattei making his highly anticipated role debut as the title character. Soprano Elza van den Heever is Wozzeck’s unfaithful mate, and the commanding cast also includes tenor Christopher Ventris as the Drum-Major, bass-baritone Christian Van Horn as the Doctor, and tenor Gerhard Siegel as the Captain.

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PORGY AND BESS

PLAYING FROM 23 JULY

One of America’s favorite operas returns to the Met for the first time in nearly 30 years. James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row on the Charleston waterfront, vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants. “If you’re going to stage Gershwin’s opera, this is how,” raved the Guardian when the new production premiered in London in 2018. David Robertson conducts a dynamic cast, featuring the sympathetic duo of Eric Owens and Angel Blue in the title roles and an all-star ensemble that includes Golda Schultz, Latonia Moore, Denyce Graves, Frederick Ballentine, Alfred Walker, and Ryan Speedo Green. 

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AGRIPPINA

PLAYING FROM 13 AUGUST

Handel’s tale of intrigue and impropriety in ancient Rome receives its first Met performances, with star mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato as the controlling, power-hungry Agrippina and Harry Bicket conducting. Sir David McVicar’s production ingeniously reframes the action of this black comedy about the abuse of power to “the present,” where it should loudly resonate. The all-star cast features mezzo-soprano Kate Lindsey as Agrippina’s son and future emperor Nerone, soprano Brenda Rae as the seductive Poppea, countertenor Iestyn Davies as the ambitious officer Ottone, and bass Matthew Rose as the weary emperor Claudius.

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Art on Screen 2020

FRIDA: VIVA LA VIDA 

NOW PLAYING

The film highlights the two sides of Frida Kahlo’s spirit: on one side the revolutionary, pioneering artist of contemporary feminism and on the other, the human being, victim of her tortured body and a tormented relationship. With Asia Argento as narrator, the two faces of the artist will be revealed, by pursuing a common thread consisting of Frida’s own words: letters, diaries and private confessions. The film alternates interviews, with original documents, captivating reconstructions and Frida Kahlo’s own paintings, kept in some of the most amazing museums in Mexico. 

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HERMITAGE: THE POWER OF ART 

NOW PLAYING

Join us on a visually stunning journey through the daily life of the magnificent Hermitage museum, and retrace two and a half centuries of legendary art and history. The Great Beauty star Tony Servillo leads us on a sumptuous and immersive exploration of cultural bridges between the past and the present, featuring some of the world's best art in glorious high definition on the big screen...[read more]  

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THE PRADO MUSEUM: A COLLECTION OF WONDERS 

COMING SOON

If only museums could talk! This stunning new event film featuring Jeremy Irons would like to do just that: let the Prado speak for itself. Celebrating its 200th birthday in 2019, the Prado Museum will tell the story of its life, and take you on a spectacular journey in Madrid covering six centuries of Spanish history. History told through art, through the eight thousand masterpieces housed in the Museum’s collections, and the story behind each one. A painting is canvas, colour, matter, and form, but it is also the story of men and women, painters and kings, palaces and queens, wealth and misery, body and soul. 

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GAUGUIN IN TAHITI: PARADISE LOST 

COMING SOON 

In 1891 Gauguin left Marseille for the Pacific, marking the beginning of a journey towards the essence of life and art, and forging his destiny as one of the greatest modern painters who ever lived. Gauguin in Tahiti: Paradise Lost will take us on the trail of a story that has become myth. Through Tahiti and Marquesas Islands in French Polynesia, we will experience the landscapes that inspired Gauguin, in the places where he built houses with bamboo and leaves, and discovered light and colours which changed his painting forever...[read more] 

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TINTORETTO: A REBEL IN VENICE 

COMING SOON

With the enchanting narrative voice of Helena Bonham Carter, a new exciting cinema production celebrates the 500th anniversary of the birth of the last great artist of the Italian Renaissance. It will explore the rivalry among the most important Venetian artists of the 16th century: Tintoretto, Titian and Veronese in Venice. We’ll discover Venice through Tintoretto’s life and canvases. As the narrative unfolds we’ll begin to understand how the plague deeply affected the city and the Venetian art...[read more] 

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  • In Fabric
  • Master Cheng
  • The Trip to Greece
  • Love Sarah
  • The Assistant
  • Monos
  • Bait
  • Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love
  • Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans
  • Hermitage: The Power of Art
  • The Humorist
  • Emma
  • The Invisible Man
  • All at Sea
  • Dark Waters
  • Parasite
  • Jojo Rabbit
  • Knives Out
  • The Gentlemen
  • Mr. Jones
  • The Call of the Wild
  • Beats
  • Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
  • Water Lilies of Monet: The Magic of Water and Light
  • Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche
  • The Prado Museum: A Collection of Wonders
  • Gauguin In Tahiti: Paradise Lost
  • Tintoretto: A Rebel in Venice
  • Met Opera: Wozzeck
  • Met Opera: Porgy and Bess
  • Met Opera: Agrippina
  • Bolshoi Ballet 2019/20: Giselle
  • Bolshoi Ballet 2019/20: Swan Lake
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