Opera, Symphony and Special Event Performances
Regal Cinemas in the Old Mill District delivers simulcast presentations of some of the best performances in the industry. The range of special event performances includes The Metropolitan Opera, Broadway musicals, Lincoln Center, Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Opera Ballet, National Theatre Live, BendFilm, and many more live and encore performances from stages and musical halls worldwide. Catch upcoming FathomEvents performances at Regal Cinemas in Bend’s Old Mill District and make it a great date night!
The Met: Live in HD
The Met Opera: Live in HD brings world-class opera to movie theaters nationwide. Don’t miss this great opportunity to experience the excitement of opera, captured live from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera. Get tickets from Fathom Events for The Met: Live in HD.
Saturday, January 11, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, January 15, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
Berg’s 20th-century shocker stars baritone Peter Mattei in the title role, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium and soprano Elza van den Heever as the long-suffering Marie. Groundbreaking visual artist and director William Kentridge unveils a bold new staging set in an apocalyptic wasteland.
The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess
Saturday, February 1, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, February 5, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 8, 12:55 p.m.
The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.
Saturday, February 29, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, March 4, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit. Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicar’s wry new production, which gives this Baroque black comedy a politically charged, modern updating.
Der Fliegende Holländer
Saturday, March 14, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, March 18, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation. Director François Girard, whose mesmerizing production of Parsifal recently wowed Met audiences, returns to stage Wagner’s eerie early masterwork.
Saturday, April 11, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, April 15, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 18, 12:55 p.m.
Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her 16th Live in HD transmission, taking on the soaring title diva of Puccini’s grand melodrama. Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicar’s evocative production, with tenor Brian Jagde as Tosca’s impassioned lover, Cavaradossi, and baritone Michael Volle as the sinister Scarpia.
Saturday, May 9, 9:55 a.m.*
Wednesday, May 13, 1 and 6:30 p.m.
A pseudo-historical opera about Mary, Queen of Scots, and her bitter rivalry with Queen Elizabeth I, Donizetti’s drama thrills with intense stand-offs and impressive vocal displays. Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton square off as two of history’s most formidable monarchs, with Maurizio Benini conducting.
Direct from Moscow, the robust Bolshoi Ballet 2018 season will feature awe-inspiring reconstructions of historical ballets, brilliant productions based on literary masterpieces and innovative versions of signature productions. Showing at Regal Cinemas. Get tickets here.
Sunday, January 26, 12:55 p.m.
In this brand-new production, choreographer Alexei Ratmansky brings a new look to this icon of classical ballet. Captured live from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, this fresh perspective is not-to-be-missed!
Sunday, February 23, 12:55 p.m.
Captured live, direct from Moscow, Russia, this historic masterpiece of breathtaking beauty born at the Bolshoi Theatre remains an all-time audience favorite.
Romeo and Juliet
Sunday, March 29, 12:55 p.m.
The Bolshoi presents the famous star-crossed lovers from Shakespeare’s most tragic love story set to Prokofiev’s cinematic score.
Sunday, April 19, 12:55 p.m.
Captured live from the Bolshoi Ballet, this homage of captivating beauty to the dance schools of Paris, New York and St. Petersburg are each represented by a jewel: emerald, ruby and diamond.