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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. Running time 2 hours 55 minutes.

Performers Maria Guleghina (Tosca), Nelly Miricioiu (Tosca), Yu Qiang Dai (Cavaradossi Jul 10/12/15/17eve), Carl Tanner (Cavaradossi Jul 13/17), Samuel Ramey (Baron Scarpia Jul 10/12/15/17eve), Albert Dohmen (Baron Scarpia Jul 13/17mat), Henry Waddington (Sacristan), Matthew Rose (Sciarrone), Hubert Francis (Spoletta), Graeme Broadbent (Angelotti).
Music Puccini. Lyrics Giacosa. Lyrics Illica. Producer Royal Opera House. Director John Cox. Conductor Christian Badea. Design Renzo Mongiardino. Lighting John B Read. Costume Marcel Escoffier.


Tosca (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T075996293. Details of all Tosca archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2107

Archive Listings

10 Jul 04
17 Jul 04
Royal Opera House
West End
Greater London

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