Manon Lescaut

What's the longest-running continuous classical radio series in American broadcast history? The Metropolitan Opera's Saturday matinee broadcasts, launched in 1931! The 86th season of live Saturday broadcasts begins on December 3rd with Puccini's MANON LESCAUT. Soprano Anna Netrebko sings the title role. Full schedule below.

David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to the OCP's production of Puccini's tragic love story.