By Francisco Salazar
(Credit: Paola Kudacki / Met Opera)
Works & Process has announced its fall 2022 season presenting a series of programs at the Guggenheim Museum and expanding offerings to Gibney Center, Lincoln Center, and The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, in partnership with the Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
For this article, we will focus on the operatic selections for the season.
The Metropolitan Opera presents Cherubini’s “Medea” by Luigi Cherubini with cast members who will perform highlights from the opera about a formidable sorceress who stops at nothing in her quest for vengeance. Met General Manager Peter Gelb moderates a discussion with the production’s creative team, who are bringing this stirring mythic drama to the Met stage for the first time in the company’s history.
Works and Process Date: Sept. 19, 2022
The Metropolitan Opera will present “The Hours” by Kevin Puts and Greg Pierce featuring sopranos Renée Fleming and Kelli O’Hara and mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato. Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin will conduct the world-premiere production by Phelim McDermott. Met General Manager Peter Gelb moderates a discussion with members of the creative team, and cast members perform highlights from the score.
Works and Process Date: Oct. 31, 2022