New York, United States of America (USA).
Various shots of the opera singers in costume and makeup getting ready to go on stage and singing as they are preparing. Various shots of the people queuing outside Opera House for the box office to open. Various shots of the people arriving in evening...
New York's richest and most influential attend opening night at Metropolitan Opera House.
Dogs at Oakland Kennel Club parade and opera / film star Lily Pons in her Hollywood garden.
Blanche Thebom stars as Carmen at Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre.
VIPs arrive at Metropolitan Opera House for Sadler's Wells Ballet, plus backstage shots.
Large crowds queue outside New York Metropolitan Opera House to see Bolshoi.