HD Series

08/07/2015 - 6:00pm

The Met Opera SUMMER ENCORE
Verdi's Aida

This grandest of grand operas features an epic backdrop for what is in essence an intimate love story. Set in ancient Egypt and packed with magnificent choruses, complex...

08/14/2015 - 6:30pm

National Theare of London in HD | Encore

Nominated for three Tony Awards®, The Audience sees Helen Mirren reprise her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II, following her Academy Award®...

10/07/2015 - 3:00pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD Encore

Soprano Anna Netrebko’s dramatic and vocal skills are on full display in her next new role at the Met—Leonora, the Verdi heroine who sacrifices her own life for the...

10/11/2015 - 12:55pm

Bolshoi Ballet Live in HD

Giselle (French: Giselle ou les Wilis) is a ballet in two acts with a libretto by Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Théophile Gautier, music by Adolphe Adam, and choreography by Jean...

10/15/2015 - 12:55pm

National Theatre of London Live in HD 

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the...

10/23/2015 - 2:30pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD Encore

The Met season opens with Verdi’s masterful Otello, inspired by Shakespeare’s play and matching it in tragic intensity. Director Bartlett Sher probes...

10/29/2015 - 6:30pm

National Theatre of London Encore

Simon Godwin (Man and Superman) directs George Farquhar's wild comedy of love and cash.

The ‘Beaux’: Mr Aimwell and Mr Archer, two charming, dissolute young...

10/31/2015 - 12:00pm

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD

James Levine conducts Wagner’s early masterpiece in its first return to the Met stage in more than a decade. Today’s leading Wagnerian tenor, Johan Botha, takes on the daunting...

11/18/2015 - 7:00pm

Bolshoi Ballet in HD Encore

This opulent triptych was inspired by Balanchine’s visit to the famous jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels on New York’s Fifth Avenue, celebrating the cities and dance schools of Paris,...

11/21/2015 - 12:30pm

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: Berg's Lulu

Acclaimed artist and director William Kentridge (The Nose) applies his unique theatrical vision to Berg’s notorious femme fatale who shatters lives, including...

12/06/2015 - 7:00pm

Bolshoi Ballet in HD Encore

A young bourgeois, Armand Duval, falls madly in love with Marguerite Gautier, a gorgeous courtesan celebrated by the Parisian high society. Despite her infidelity, Armand will do all he can to...

12/08/2015 - 2:00pm

National Theatre of London Live in HD

Almost 170 years on, Charlotte Brontë’s story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom...

12/13/2015 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD Encore

This abridged English-language version of Mozart’s immortal opera, seen at the Met as the annual holiday presentation for families, is conducted by renowned Mozartian Jane Glover. Alek...

12/23/2015 - 7:00pm

Bolshoi Ballet in HD Encore

On Christmas Eve, Marie is given a wooden nutcracker as a gift. When the clock strikes midnight, the Nutcracker transforms into a prince and saves Marie from the Mouse King and his army. ...

01/08/2016 - 6:30pm

National Theatre of London in HD Encore

Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The...

01/17/2016 - 6:00pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD Encore

Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years. Soprano Diana Damrau stars as Leïla, the beautiful Hindu...

01/24/2016 - 12:55pm

Bolshoi Ballet Live in HD

Many suitors dream of marrying the lovely and docile Bianca, including Luciento. However her father will not let anyone marry her before her elder sister, the ill-tempered shrew Katharina, is...

01/30/2016 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD

Christine Goerke, Lise Lindstrom, and Nina Stemme, three of opera’s greatest dramatic sopranos, take turns in the title role of the proud princess of ancient China, whose riddles doom...

02/25/2016 - 2:00pm

National Theatre of London Live in HD

Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change comes to the National Theatre for the first time in over 30 years, with Rosalie Craig (London Road, Macbeth at MIF) as...

03/05/2016 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD

The Met stage ignites when soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kaufmann join forces in Puccini’s obsessive love story. Opolais sings the title role of the country girl who...

03/13/2016 - 12:00pm

Bolshoi Ballet in HD Encore

In ancient Rome, Spartacus, a Thracian king, is turned captive by Crassus with his wife Phrygia. Forced to fight as a gladiator and kill one of his friends, Spartacus plots an unprecedented...

04/03/2016 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD

Anthony Minghella’s breathtaking production has thrilled audiences ever since its premiere in 2006. Two of the world’s foremost Butterflys, sopranos Kristine Opolais and Patricia...

04/10/2016 - 12:55pm

Bolshoi Ballet Live in HD

Cervantes’ eccentric hero Don Quixote leaves on journey full of adventures with his loyal squire Sancho Panza in search of his perfect woman. On the way he meets Kitri, the dazzling daughter...

04/17/2016 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD

Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky takes on the extraordinary challenge of singing all three of Donizetti’s Tudor queens in the course of a single season, a rare feat made famous by Beverly Sills...

05/01/2016 - 12:55pm

Metropolitan Opera in HD

The genius director Patrice Chéreau (From the House of the Dead) didn’t live to see his great Elektra production, previously presented in Aix and...