Fleming, Netrebko, Kaufmann headline Met Opera on-line gala

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Renée Fleming (Photo: Andrew Eccles / Decca)

NEW YORK (AP) — Renée Fleming, Anna Netrebko, Jonas Kaufmann, Roberto Alagna and Bryn Terfel are among 38 opera stars in 13 nations scheduled for the Metropolitan Opera’s At-Home gala. The event will be streamed live on April 25 starting at 1 p.m. EDT. Singers will perform live from their homes and transmit via Skype. The show on the Met’s website will be available for replay until 6:30 p.m. EDT the next day. Singers include Diana Damrau, Javier Camarena, Elina Garanča, René Pape and Piotr Beczala. The Met has not performed since March 11 due to the new coronavirus.