Tag Archives: Giacomo Puccini

La bohème at the Estonian National opera

La bohème Opera by Giacomo Puccini in four acts Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa based on Henri Murger’s novel Scènes de la vie de bohème World premiere February 1, 1896 Teatro Regio (Turin) Premiere at the Estonian National … Continue reading

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NYC OPERA returns with the original 1900 Tosca’s costumes and sets and Lev Pugliese as Stage Director

Posted by Francesco FornarelliTo honor the legacy of the New York City Opera, NYCO Renaissance presents the opera that launched City Opera’s 1944 inaugural season, Giacomo Puccini’s TOSCA. NYCO Renaissance has obtained from Archivio Storico Ricordi the exclusive North American … Continue reading

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La Boheme in Novosibirsk

  SYNOPSIS Scene 1. The Garret Cold. Utmost poverty. It’s especially oppressive on Christmas Eve. Rodolfo and Marcello are working. At least, they are trying to work, hoping to get warm. In order to make fire, Marcello is ready to burn his painting The Red Sea. But Rodolfo sacrifices … Continue reading

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La Boheme in Zurich

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Madama Butterfly in Munich

Japanese tragedy in three acts Composer Giacomo Puccini · Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa In Italian with German surtitles Saturday, 19. September 2015 07:00 pm – 09:55 pm Nationaltheater Duration est. 2 hours 55 minutes · 1 Interval … Continue reading

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La Boheme in Prague

Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa, Luigi Illica Musical preparation: Ondrej Lenárd Conductor: Jiří Štrunc Stage director: Ondřej Havelka Sets: Martin Černý Costumes: Jana Zbořilová Chorus master: Adolf Melichar Choreography: Jana Hanušová Dramaturgy: Jitka Slavíková State Opera Orchestra State Opera Chorus Premiere: October … Continue reading

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Turandot at the National Theatre in Prague

Libretto: Giuseppe Adami, Renato Simoni Conductor: Richard Hein Stage director: Václav Věžník Sets: Ladislav Vychodil Costumes: Josef Jelínek Chorus master: Adolf Melichar Choreography: Otto Šanda State Opera Orchestra State Opera Chorus Premiere: September 15, 1995 PERFORMANCES: April 2015 08 Wednesday … Continue reading

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La Traviata at the Bolshoi in Moscow

April 7, 8, 9, 10, 2015 June 10, 2015 Premiered on October 7, 2012. Sung in Italian with Russian surtitles. Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes. Presented with one interval. Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave based on the novel La … Continue reading

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Tosca in Estonia

Tosca Opera by Giacomo Puccini in three acts with two intervals Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica after Victorien Sardou’s play of the same name Premiere on 13 May 2005 Sung in Italian with subtitles in Estonian and English … Continue reading

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MADAME BUTTERFLY at the Moniuszko Auditorium in Warsaw

Fri 7:00pm February 6, 2015 Moniuszko Auditorium MADAME BUTTERFLY Giacomo Puccini Japanese tragedy in three acts Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica World premiere: Regio Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 17/02/1904 Polish premiere: Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 3/12/1908 Premiere of this production: … Continue reading

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