Special Fathom Features: Go behind the scenes with the Met’s stars! During intermission, interviews with cast, crew and production teams give a revealing look at what goes into the staging of an opera.

The broadcast of Verdi’s La Traviata will be presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, March 11 at 9:55 a.m. PT.

Sonya Yoncheva brings her acclaimed interpretation of the doomed courtesan Violetta Valéry to Live in HD audiences for the first time, opposite rising American tenor Michael Fabiano as her lover, Alfredo. Thomas Hampsonsings one of his most acclaimed Met roles as Giorgio Germont, Alfredo’s disapproving father, in a revival of Willy Decker’s staging conducted by San Francisco Opera Music Director Nicola Luisotti.

3/11/2017 9:15:00 AM Walk In – Doors Open
3/11/2017 9:55:00 AM Program Starts – Live Shots / Art Cards – LIGHTS DOWN
3/11/2017 10:00:00 AM Art Cards / 5 Minute Countdown
3/11/2017 10:05:00 AM Act I Begins
3/11/2017 10:41:00 AM Intermission – LIGHTS UP
3/11/2017 11:12:00 AM Act II Begins – LIGHTS DOWN
3/11/2017 12:52:00 PM Program Ends – Credits Begin – LIGHTS UP