While working here (on the business side) decades ago, I learned that while the Met is legendary, NYCO can often do more experimental envelope pushing. Worth seeing, for sure.
Go see ANYTHING Sidney outlaw is in!! And add him on
Berstein's "A Quiet Place" was really well done. Highly recommend to anyone that likes opera or musicals (it's not a musical, but storyline is clear and understandable even if you are new to opera)
have done this..so cool