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Andrea Chenier in Tokyo

Andrea Chenier Music by Umberto GIORDANO Opera in 4 acts Sung in Italian with Japanese supertitles Opera Palace Andrea Chénier by Umberto GIORDANO is a well-known work of verismo opera. It portrays a tragic love affair against the turbulent backdrop … Continue reading

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Salome in Tokyo

SALOME Music by Richard STRAUSS Opera in 1 act Sung in German with Japanese supertitles Opera Palace Salome is a masterpiece by the archetypal German late Romantic composer, Richard STRAUSS. It is a one-act opera based on the eponymous play … Continue reading

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VERDI’s FALSTAFF in Tokyo

3 Dec. – 12 Dec., 2015 FALSTAFF 2015/2016 Season Music by Giuseppe VERDI Opera in 3 acts Sung in Italian with Japanese supertitles Opera Palace Falstaff is the last of VERDI’s operas, and is based on SHAKESPEARE’s Merry Wives of … Continue reading

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Tosca at the New National Theatre in Tokyo

TOSCA 17 Nov. – 29 Nov., 2015 2015/2016 Season Music by Giacomo PUCCINI Opera in 3 acts Sung in Italian with Japanese supertitles Opera Palace Tosca is one of PUCCINI’s most popular operas. This performance is a restaging of a … Continue reading

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Wagner’s Das Rheingold (The Rhinegold) in Tokyo

Das Rheingold (The Rhinegold) 1 Oct. – 17 Oct., 2015 The 70th National Arts Festival by the Agency for Cultural Affairs presents: Das Rheingold is Artistic Director IIMORI Taijiro’s first production for the second season. WAGNER spent 26 years of … Continue reading

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DON CARLO at the New National Theatre in Tokyo

DON CARLO Music by Giuseppe VERDI Opera in 4 acts Sung in Italian with Japanese surtitles Opera Palace 27 Nov. – 9 Dec., 2014 This is a masterwork from VERDI’s mature period. At the centre of this massive historic drama … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo at the New National Theatre in Tokyo

Music by Giuseppe VERDI Opera in 4 acts Sung in Italian with Japanese surtitles Opera Palace This is a masterwork from VERDI’s mature period. At the centre of this massive historic drama is the grief of a prince, whose sweetheart … Continue reading

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