Glenwood’s “Night at the Met” Ticket Giveaway Contest!
One Week Left to Enter to Win Glenwood's Ticket Giveaway!
Glenwood has teamed up with the Metropolitan Opera to give away a pair of tickets for orchestra-level seats at their Rigoletto performance on May 1st, 2013! Entering to win is easy, just go to our Facebook page and fill out the basic form. Our giveaway ends on April 15th, and the winner will be announced that week!
Win Opera Tickets; Glenwood’s Night at the Met!
Whether you are a Met Opera vet or just wanting to cross ‘going to the Opera’ off your bucket list, the Rigoletto performance is a must-see! At a $500 value, you can't beat getting the Rigoletto tickets for free. We want to give them to one of our fans, so just sign-on to Facebook and fill out our giveaway form to be in the running! Got a friend that likes the opera? Tell them to sign up too (and if they win, maybe they'll bring you)!
Met Opera’s Rigoletto Performance
In case you don't know much about Rigoletto, Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto first premiered in 1851. Though the Met Opera’s Michael Mayer’s version changes setting and time, the underlying plot holds true to Verdi’s. A story of tragedy, betrayal, lust, and revenge, Mayer’s fabulously entertaining Rigoletto takes place in 1960’s Las Vegas. “I thought the Duke could be a Las Vegas star who has his own fabulous casino and puts on shows, who entertains the masses, makes a lot of money, and provides entertainment for his gigantic entourage”, explains Mayer in the Met’s Q&A interview. To find out more about the show, you can see this full interview, and get the synopsis of Rigoletto on the Metropolitan Opera's website.
Rigoletto at the Metropolitan Opera
Performance dates for Rigoletto at the Met Opera start April 13th with the last showing on May 1st. The Metropolitan Opera is located at Lincoln Center, West 64th Street and Columbus Avenue. For more information on Rigoletto or to buy tickets, visit the Met Opera online!
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Photos by: Jonathan Tichler, Ken Howard – Metropolitan Opera