ROYAL
OPERA
HOUSE
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TOSCA TBA
Director: Jonathan KentDuration: 180Language: Sung in Italian with English surtitles

Please note that this is a recorded screening of the theatre production, and not a live performance

ROYAL OPERA HOUSE 2017/18
LIVE CINEMA SEASON

THE ROYAL OPERA
presents

TOSCA
Giacomo Puccini
[Opera in three acts]

Drama, passion and fabulous music – Puccini’s operatic thriller is one of the all-time great opera experiences.

Set in Rome, the story follows painter Mario Cavaradossi who is captured and sentenced to death by Scarpia, the sadistic Chief of Police. Mario’s life can be saved and his freedom granted providing, his lover, Tosca, gives herself to Scarpia.

Dan Ettinger conducts a star cast led by soprano Adrianne Pieczonka as Tosca, tenor Joseph Calleja as Cavaradossi, and baritone Gerald Finley as Scarpia.

Doors open: 7pm
Screening starts: 7.30pm
Run time: 3 hours, including 2 intervals.