Tag Archives: Giacomo Puccini

Tosca at the Opera Royal de Liege

Season :2014-2015 Length :3h30 Song language: Italian Conductor :Paolo Arrivabeni, Cyril Englebert Choirmaster :Marcel Seminara Artist: Barbara Haveman, Isabelle Kabatu, Marc Laho, Ruggero Raimondi, Roger Joakim, Laurent Kubla, Giovanni Iovino Number of performances:9 Dates :Sat, 20/12/2014 to Fri, 02/01/2015 Last … Continue reading

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Turandot in Berlin

PRESENTS: Turandot Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924) Dramma lyrico in three acts; Libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, after the play by Carlo Gozzi; First performed on 25th April 1929 in Milan; Premiered at the Deutsche Oper Berlin on … Continue reading

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La Bohème in Finland

Finnish National Opera presents: La Bohème Giacomo Puccini It is a frigid winter in Paris; the moon shines over the roofs of the city. But the virtues of art and romance warm the hearts of the young bohemians, just like … Continue reading

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“Madame Butterfly” in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI OPERA PRESENTS: Madame Butterfly July 24 & 26 • 7:30 p.m. Music Hall Music by Giacomo Puccini Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa THE OPERA The 94th Summer Festival closes with Giacomo Puccini’s heartbreaking tragedy Madame Butterfly in … Continue reading

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“Il prigioniero” and “Suor Angelica” in Barcelona

  Presents: Il prigioniero / Suor Angelica Luigi Dallapiccola / Giacomo Puccini 22, 25 and 27 June and 1 and 4 July 2014 Prisoners of grief Though the musical distance between Puccini and Dallapiccola may seem to make this double … Continue reading

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TURANDOT in Montreal

   PRESENTS: TURANDOT Giacomo Puccini DURATION: 3 HRS. INTERMISSION: 2 HALL: WILFRID-PELLETIER VENUE: PLACE DES ARTS PREOPERA : 6:30 pm  17 May 2014  20 May 2014  22 May 2014  24 May 2014 Synopsis Puccini TURANDOT Puccini’s last opera is his most impressive and most lavish. … Continue reading

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TURANDOT in Detroit

DETROIT OPERA HOUSE Presents: Turandot Opera in three acts Music: Giacomo Puccini Libretto: Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni Premiere: Milan, 1926 Running time: About 2.5 hrs Sung in Italian with English translations projected above the stage PERFORMANCE DATES: Sat May 10, … Continue reading

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“La Bohème” in Milwaukee

THE FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Milwaukee) PRESENTS: Puccini’s ‘Tragic Romance’ Markes the Finale of the 80th Season Opera’s most touching tale of tragic romance will transport you to 19th century Paris with La Bohème. The Florentine brings the 2013-2014 season to a … Continue reading

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LA BOHÈME in Pittsburgh

LA BOHÈME March 29; April 1, 4, 6, 2014 Benedum Center Music by Giacomo Puccini • Libretto by Luigi Illica ROMANCE, FRIENDSHIP, AND A STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL IN THE CITY OF LIGHTS It’s Christmas Eve in Paris, and a young … Continue reading

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La bohème in Tel Aviv

The Israeli Opera Presents: La bohème Giacomo Puccini The ultimate and most touching operatic love story. Mimi and Rodolfo fall in love in a shabby Parisian attic and when the curtain goes down on the same attic Mimi falls dead … Continue reading

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