07 Sep 2006
The Metropolitan Opera Reaches Groundbreaking Agreements
Raphaela Papadakis seems to like ‘playing with fire’. After her acclaimed performance as the put-upon maid, Anna, in Independent Opera’s production of Šimon Voseček’s Beidermann and the Arsonists at Sadler’s Wells last year, she is currently rehearsing for the premiere this week of And London Burned, a new opera by Matt Rogers which has been commissioned by Temple Music Foundation to commemorate the 350th anniversary of The Great Fire of London.
with its Unions and Develops an Extraordinary Range of Media Partnerships to Build Audiences and Expand its Reach
Arrangements with National CineMedia, Cineplex Entertainment, Odeon/UCI, RealNetworks, PBS, and Thirteen/WNET Announced
New York, NY (September 6, 2006) – Following extensive, groundbreaking negotiations with its three largest unions, the Metropolitan Opera announced plans today that will revolutionize the live electronic distribution of its productions.
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