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Your look ahead at Valley Arts

"Met Live" season: "The Met: Live in HD," the Metropolitan Opera's award-winning series of live transmissions to more than 2,000 theaters in 67 countries, features 10 operas in the 2014 - '15 season, including five new productions in the Met season. The "Live in HD" season begins at 12:55 p.m. Oct. 12, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown, with Verdi's "Macbeth," based on Shakespeare's tragedy, starring Anna Netrebko in the vocally and dramatically demanding role of Lady Macbeth. Adrian Noble's acclaimed 2007 production, conducted by Fabio Luisi, also stars Zeljko Luèiæ in the title role, Joseph Calleja as Macduff, and René Pape as Banquo. The Verdi's "Macbeth" encore performance is at 6:30 pm. Oct. 22. The "Live in HD" season continues at Miller Symphony Hall with Mozart's "Le Nozze di Figaro," 12:55 p.m. Oct. 18. Tickets: Miller Symphony Hall Box Office, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown; allentownsymphony.org; 610-432-6715

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Roll out the barrels: When Oktoberfest presented by Yuengling gets underway Oct. 3 at SteelStacks, Bethlehem, the festival will be free for the first time. Says ArtsQuest Senior Vice President of Marketing and Advancement Kassie Hilgert, "Some of our most popular events at SteelStacks such as Musikfest, the ¡Sabor! Latin Festival and the FIFA World Cup SoccerFest & Viewing party are all free, and they've been huge draws for our region. We thank D.G. Yuengling & Son for all of its support in helping us develop some amazing programming at SteelStacks over the past several years." Oktoberfest presented by Yuengling is Oct. 3 - 5 and 10 - 12. Oktoberfest events include a free Penn State-Michigan football game viewing party, Levitt Pavilion Lawn, Oct. 11, and craft brewers' village presented by the Brewers of Pennsylvania, PNC Plaza, SteelStacks, both weekends. Information: artsquest.org/Oktoberfest

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