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.
MetLiveArts programs are made possible by the generous support of our MetLiveArts donors.
Freestyle and hip-hop dancers from urban dance organization It's Showtime NYC! bust moves while dressed for battle in chainmail and armor from The Met's Arms and Armor department.
Experience the resonating sounds of ancient Mesopotamian to contemporary American vessels from The Met collection in this unprecedented sound installation by Oliver Beer.
Sonnambula fill the galleries of The Met Cloisters with exquisitely presented ancient music in this site-specific series of early music.
Gallim—led by choreographer, founder, and artistic director Andrea Miller—is Artist in Residence at The Met for the 2017–18 season, creating new works designed to interact with the Museum's galleries and great spaces.