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LIVE FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE IL TROVATORE

31st January 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

TUESDAY 31 JANUARY 2017

LIVE FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

IL TROVATORE

The first revival of David Bösch’s new production, conducted by Richard Farnes and starring Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde.

International superstars Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde lead a superb cast of world-class singers in this Verdi classic. Il Trovatore is one of the great operas of the Romantic period, a story of passion and blood, love and vengeance, disaster and murder. This atmospheric and poetic staging by director David Bösch puts the story of passion against the backdrop of war. Fire and snow in the landscape echo the cruelty and love of the story: soldiers and gypsies clash, a mother reveals a terrible secret and two men are engaged in a deadly fight for one woman. The famous Anvil Chorus is just one of the highlights of Verdi’s exceptionally fine music, which captures the shifting emotions of the drama through impassioned love duets, fiery solos and stirring choruses.

Café open beforehand for dinner and drinks from 5pm • 7.15pm • Running time 195 minutes / One interval • Sung in Italian with English subtitles • To book, please call 01768 868000 • Free parking • For live broadcasts, performances start promptly, so please arrive 20 minutes before. Latecomers will not be admitted.

Details

Date:
31st January 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Website:
http://www.rheged.com

Organiser

Rheged
Phone:
01768 868000
Website:
www.rheged.com

Venue

Rheged
The Rheged Centre, Redhills
Penrith , Cumbria CA11 0DQ United Kingdom
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Phone:
01768 860008
Website:
www.rheged.com

 

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