Mary Jo Heath Named Host Of Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts
August 14, 2015 at 4:10 AM (PT)
The METROPOLITAN OPERA has named Senior Radio Producer and fill-in host MARY JO HEATH as the permanent replacement for the late MARGARET JUNTWAIT as host of the MET's SATURDAY radio broadcasts and SIRIUSXM weekly airings.
HEATH, who will officially start the new position on SEPTEMBER 21st with the SIRIUSXM broadcast of VERDI's "OTELLO," will be the fourth full-time host of the MET broadcasts, which have aired since 1931.
JUNTWAIT passed away in JUNE (NET NEWS 6/4).