Tosca

Tosca

Buy Tickets for Puccini's Tosca a great opera of passion and politics, set in Rome in 1800 – a romance, a tragedy and a thriller.

Conducted by Antonio Pappano

Cast: Anna Netrebko, Brian Jagde, Bryn Terfel, Hubert Francis, Michael Mofidian, Jeremy White, Johoon Kim, Natalia Lomeiko

Tosca

Buy Tickets for Puccini's Tosca a great opera of passion and politics, set in Rome in 1800 – a romance, a tragedy and a thriller.

Conducted by Antonio Pappano

Cast Floria Tosca: Anna Netrebko, Mario Cavaradossi: Brian Jagde, Baron Scarpia: Bryn Terfel, Spoletta: Hubert Francis, Cesare Angelotti: Michael Mofidian, Sacristan: Jeremy White, Sciarrone: Jihoon Kim, Concert Master: Natalia Lomeiko

Tosca

Buy Tickets for Puccini's Tosca a great opera of passion and politics, set in Rome in 1800 – a romance, a tragedy and a thriller.

Conducted by Antonio Pappano

Cast: Anna Netrebko, Brian Jagde, Bryn Terfel, Hubert Francis, Michael Mofidian, Jeremy White, Johoon Kim, Natalia Lomeiko

Tosca

Buy Tickets for Puccini's Tosca a great opera of passion and politics, set in Rome in 1800 – a romance, a tragedy and a thriller.

Conducted by Antonio Pappano

Cast: Anna Netrebko, Brian Jagde, Bryn Terfel, Hubert Francis, Michael Mofidian, Jeremy White, Johoon Kim, Natalia Lomeiko

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Synopsis



Puccini had toyed with setting Victorien Sardou's 'hit' play La Tosca (written for the great actress Sarah Bernhardt) from the early 1890s, but only began serious work following the premiere of La bohème in 1896. He employed Bohème's gifted librettists Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica to streamline Sardou's complicated plot and give depth to his rather stereotypical characters. The opera's premiere at Rome's Teatro Costanzi on 14 January 1900 was indifferently received by the critics, many of whom disliked Tosca's violence. However, the public loved it and it has remained hugely popular.

Important Information/ Admission Rules


Guidance: 
There are gunshots during Act III of this production

Approximate running times: 
Act I: 50 minutes
Interval: 25 minutes
Act II: 45 minutes
Interval: 25 minutes
Act III: 35 minutes

Language: 
Sung in Italian with English surtitles

The performance lasts about 3 hours, including two intervals

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