12726
New York City
Ultimate Opera: Two Productions at the Met
Fulfill a dream and come to New York to attend two performances at the Metropolitan Opera House. Plus, enjoy a private demonstration by a renowned professional musician!
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Program No. 12726RJ
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6 days
5 nights
11 meals
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Getting There
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DAY
1
Registration/Orientation
New York
D
New Yorker Hotel

Afternoon: Hotel check-in available after 3:00pm. From 4:00-5:00pm: After checking in at the hotel front desk, take your bags to your room and return to the lounge to register with your Program Coordinator and pick up your arrival packet after 4. Programs are planned far in advance, so local circumstances may require changes from time to time. We will notify you as quickly as possible should there be any changes and appreciate your understanding.

Dinner: 5:00pm: Enjoy your first meal at Trattoria Bianca, conveniently located inside the hotel. This restaurant features regional Italian cuisine, focusing on regionally sourced products. Dinner is included even if you arrive late. If your arrival is delayed, please attend orientation and then eat afterwards.

Evening: 6:15pm: We begin our orientation to the program and introduce staff and members of the group. We’ll review the schedule and any updates and answer any questions you may have. Following orientation we will have an optional walk through the hotel neighborhood.

DAY
2
History of Opera/Learn about the operas you will see
New York
B,L,D
New Yorker Hotel

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast in Meeting Room and MetroCard Registration

Morning: Learn about the history of opera, and the opera you will attend.

Lunch: Lunch in the Meeting Room

Afternoon: Visit Lincoln Center

Dinner: Dine in neighborhood restaurant

Evening: Evening at leisure

DAY
3
Learn more about opera/Metropolitan Opera Performance
New York
B,D
New Yorker Hotel

Breakfast: Hot Breakfast in the hotel

Morning: Lectures explore various aspects of opera productions.

Lunch: Lunch on your own in the Neighborhood

Afternoon: Meet people in the Opera World

Dinner: Dine in neighborhood restaurant

Evening: Attend a performance at the Metropolitan Opera House of "Thaïs" by Jules Massenet

DAY
4
Review the Week, Learn About Opera & New Media
New York
B,L
New Yorker Hotel

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast in Meeting Room

Morning: Discussion and critique of the previous night's performance and learn about the Met's approach to new media.

Lunch: Lunch in Meeting Room

Afternoon: FREE TIME

Dinner: Dine on your own at your own expense

DAY
5
Learn about the opera you will attend and meet a Met singer
New York
B,D
New Yorker Hotel

Breakfast: Hot Breakfast in the hotel

Morning: Learn about the opera you will attend

Lunch: Lunch in the Neighborhood

Afternoon: Meet people in the world of Opera

Dinner: Dine in a neighborhood restaurant

Evening: Attend a Metropolitan Opera Performance of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's, "The Magic Flute"

DAY
6
Critique & Discussion/Review of the Week/Departures
New York
B

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast in Meeting Room

Morning: A discussion, critique and review of the week. Program ends at 10:30am