vibrant home of creativity
The Metropolitan Opera House is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented singers, conductors, composers, musicians, stage directors, designers, visual artists, choreographers, and dancers from around the world. The Met has been elevating its theatrical standards by significantly increasing the number of new productions, staged by the most imaginative directors working in theater and opera, and has launched a series of initiatives to broaden its reach internationally. Each season the Met stages more than 200 opera performances and more than 800,000 people attend the performances in the opera house.
Enjoy two orchestra tickets to an opera of your choice. The 2019-2020 schedule includes productions such as Porgy and Bess, Manon, Macbeth, Turandot, Madama Butterfly, Orfeo ed Euridice, La Boheme, Tosca, The Magic Flute, and more.
Enjoy the ultimate of New York City culture with a private tour of Lincoln Center’s iconic campus where a spectacular range of world-renowned artists have performed. You will be able to see up close the homes of the famous New York Philharmonic, New York City Ballet, The Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center Theater and The Chamber Music Society. If there happens to be a rehearsal taking place during your tour, you could get a sneak peek as well.
After the tour, enjoy your pre-opera three-course dinner (alcohol not included) at the elegant Grand Tier Restaurant. Located inside Lincoln Center’s Metropolitan Opera House, the Grand Tier is a tribute to elegance and artistry. Enjoy contemporary American cuisine pre-curtain, in an atmosphere highlighted by spectacular chandeliers and original masterpieces by Marc Chagall.
Enjoy a 2-night stay in a standard guest room in hotel accommodations such as Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, Sheraton or comparable, subject to availability.
2 orchestra seats to an opera of your choice at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York
Private tour of Lincoln Center
Pre-opera three-course dinner at the elegant Grand Tier restaurant at Lincoln Center
2 night stay in a standard guest room at the Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, or comparable hotel
Booking and concierge service
Reservations are subject to availability. Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance. Nights must be used during one stay. Winner has 12 months to book and 23 months to travel. Ground transportation is not included.
Blackouts: Major holidays and Met special events
Charity Cost: $4,500