Metropolitan Opera encore broadcasts to be shown in Potsdam through July, August
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 5:20 pm

POTSDAM -- North Country audiences can enjoy encore broadcasts of Metropolitan Opera productions again this summer, bringing classic works to the silver screen.

Four screenings will be offered at Potsdam's Roxy Theater, all sponsored by SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music and J.S. Cinemas, on Monday evenings, from July 22 to Aug. 12, with all broadcasts kicking off at 6:30 p.m.

The schedule is as follows:

• Charles Gounod's "Roméo et Juliette": Monday, July 22 at 6:30 p.m.

• Giacomo Puccini's "La Bohème": Monday, July 29 at 6:30 p.m.

• Giachino Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia": Monday, Aug. 5 at 6:30 p.m.

• Giuseppe Verdi's "Aida": Monday, Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m.

Special summer ticket pricing is discounted: $13 for adults, $11 for senior citizens, $9 for students and $7 for youth (ages 18 and under).

Tickets are available by calling the Community Performance Series Box Office at 315-267-2277, or in person by visiting Brick & Mortar Music or the Roxy Theater in downtown Potsdam. You can also reserve tickets online by visiting http://www.cpspotsdam.org.