LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — SUNY Sullivan is participating this season in the Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series “Metropolitan Opera: Live In HD.” The next presentation will be John Adams and Alice Goodman’s opera, “Nixon in China,” on Saturday, February 12 at 1 p.m.
The series consists of simulcasts of operas as they are performed live at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York’s Lincoln Center, shown in the school’s Seelig Theater. Tickets cost $20 each for general admission, and $10 each for students.
Light refreshments will be available during intermissions in the adjacent DeHoyos Gallery.
The sixth simulcast in the series, “Nixon in China” marks the halfway point of the 2010-2011 season. It will be followed by presentations of popular opera’s by such luminaries as Rossini, Strauss, Verdi, and Wagner among others.
Visit the website at www.sunysullivan.edu  and search “met opera” or call 845/434-5750, ext. 4472, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays.