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Request Passes to See 'The Met: Live in HD - Rigoletto' at Area Theatres
NYC's Metropolitan Opera is presenting a new version of Verdi's masterpiece Rigoletto and you can see it live - at a movie theatre near you! The production is part of The Met: Live in HD series and features Director Michael Mayer reimagined version of Verdi's towering tragedy, set in Las Vegas in 1960. Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke of Mantua, Željko Lucic is his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto, and Diana Damrau is Rigoletto's daughter, Gilda.
WKSU members can request two tickets to see Rigoletto for one of two showings - Saturday, Feb. 16 at 12:55 p.m. or the encore on Wednesday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m. Limited passes are available for the following locations (we will fulfill requests on a first-come, first-served basis): This page will be updated as passes are claimed Montrose Movies,
Cinemark in Macedonia,
Cinemark in Mansfield,
Cinemark Tinseltown in North Canton,
Cinemark in Sandusky,
Cinemark at Valley View (3/6 only),
Movies 10 in Wooster. Please request a specific theatre and showtime in your email!
To request two tickets, send an email with your choice of theatre and date you want to attend, your name and mailing address to HotPicks@wksu.org with "Rigoletto" in the subject line.
Because tickets will be mailed, all requests must be made before noon on Tuesday! Passes need to be redeemed at the theatre's box office at least 10 min. before the show. Seating is limited and tickets are on sale to the public, so please arrive early.