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Metropolitan Opera Live: Tosca (Puccini)

27 Jan

The season will feature ten transmissions, live from the Met stage, including five new productions and starry revivals featuring the world’s leading artists. Book the FULL SEASON for £180! (£170 Friends)

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Metropolitan Opera Live: Tosca (Puccini)

Puccini’s thrilling Tosca is a story of love, terror, the abuse of power, and the unquenchable longing for freedom. When an escaped political prisoner takes refuge in a church, an opera singer and a painter are drawn into a twisting plot that puts them at the mercy of the secret police and its network of torturers and spies. Rivalling the splendour of Franco Zeffirelli’s Napoleonic-era sets and costumes, Sir David McVicar’s ravishing new production offers a splendid backdrop for extraordinary singing. Kristine Opolais stars as the titular prima donna, alongside Vittorio Grigolo as her artist lover and Bryn Terfel as the villainous police chief—one of his signature roles. Andris Nelsons conducts.

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