About the Show/Event
Find the best Tosca opera or operetta tickets at Royal Opera House, West End. It is the eve of the Battle of Marengo. Napoleon's army has caused chaos and disarray throughout all Italy. Against this background of political turmoil stands Floria Tosca, Rome's famous and most beautiful opera singer. To save her lover, Cavaradossi, she must sacrifice her virtue to the evil Baron Scarpia. Can the power of love and honour ever prevail against the forces of corruption and betrayal? Tosca is a moving and passionate exploration of personal freedom, the cost of ideals and the choices forced on us by love. Sung in Italian with English surtitles
Approximate runtime 180minutes (including any interval).
Performers Kristine Opolais, Angela Gheorghiu, Vittorio Grigolo, Bryn Terfel, Marco Vratogna.
Music Puccini. Lyrics Giacosa. Lyrics Illica. Producer Royal Opera. Conductor Alexander Joel. Director Jonathan Kent. Design Paul Brown. Lighting Mark Henderson.