MetLiveArts 2015–16 Resident Artist Vijay Iyer discusses his performance in The Met Breuer Lobby Gallery all day, every day during Museum hours from March 18 through March 31, 2016. Iyer will highlight his full body of work, performing solo, with other musicians and performers, and also curating performances and a sound installation by fellow artists in The Met Breuer Lobby Gallery.

Experience dazzling and thought-provoking performances in the context of the Met's unparalleled collection and exhibitions. The Museum's theater and iconic gallery spaces provide settings for an extensive array of singular performances, commissions, world premieres, and site-specific durational performances.

Tickets to paid performances include Museum admission on the day of the event. Free performances are complimentary with Museum admission. For more information, please call 212-570-3949.

Met Museum Presents programs are made possible by the generous support of our Concerts & Lectures donors.

Upcoming MetLiveArts Events

  • MetLiveArts

    ETHEL and Friends

    Saturday, February 13, 5:00–8:00 p.m.

    Free with Museum admission

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Featuring: Vijay Iyer, Chiara String Quartet, Salzburg Marionette Theatre, La Dolce Morte with Anthony Roth Costanzo, and more.

View the spring 2016 brochure.

Parents and children enjoying a performance

Selected concerts throughout the year offer special $1 tickets for kids (ages 7–16) accompanied by an adult purchasing a full-price ticket (maximum three children's tickets per paying adult).

See a list of Bring the Kids programs.

Concerts at The Cloisters

Introducing new programs and new performers for the 2015–16 season

Download the season brochure (PDF).

Met Museum Presents Blog

The Met Museum Presents blog takes you behind the scenes and into the creative process of artists, curators, and thought leaders featured in the Met's performance and conversation series.