MET Opera Cancels HD Klinghoffer

5:36 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

MET Opera Cancels HD Klinghoffer

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The MET announced that they are cancelling their scheduled HD presentation of John Adams's The Death of Klinghoffer in November.
The show must go on - but not on movie screens. Amid escalating fears of anti-semitism, the Metropolitan Opera has cancelled plans to transmit a performance of its upcoming "The Death of Klinghoffer" to movie screens this fall. The opera by John Adams, which premiered in the U.S.