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Ensemble

Cosmic Pessimism

Verdi's rarely performed 'I Due Foscari',
experienced by GIUSEPPE PENNISI

 

Rome's Teatro dell'Opera unveiled a new production of Verdi's rarely performed I Due Foscari on 6 March 2013. It was an important premiere with Riccardo Muti as conductor, Werner Herzog as stage director, sets and costumes by Maurizio Balò, lighting by Vincenzo Raponi and a full-star cast with Luca Salsi, Francesco Meli and Tatiana Serjan in the main roles. The production is designed to travel as far as Japan. The theatre was sold out...

Copyright © 10 March 2013 Giuseppe Pennisi,
Rome, Italy

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GIUSEPPE VERDI

FRANCESCO MARIA PIAVE

RICCARDO MUTI

TEATRO DELL'OPERA

ROME

ITALY

VENICE

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