2hrs 46mins

Due to the Met Opera's closure as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, this broadcast has been cancelled.


Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots and her bitter rivalry with the cousin responsible for imprisoning her, Queen Elizabeth I, and thrills with intense stand-offs and impressivevocal displays.

Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton square off as two of history’s mostformidable monarchs, with Maurizio Benini conducting.

Screening as part of our Met Opera Season – live satellite opera broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York

Two acts with a 30 minute intermissions.

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