Feisty temperaments and strong emotions run wild in these two operas, which bring us along on a journey through Sicily’s hot-blooded universe of seduction and jealousy.
The operas, which are almost always performed consecutively, are both strong representatives of verism, a style of opera that portrays real people in everyday situations.
Music: Pietro Mascagni/Ruggero Leoncavallo Libretto: Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti and Guido Menasci, after Giovanni Verga and Ruggero Leoncavallo Musical direction: Robert Trevino Direction: Kasper Holten (Cavalleria rusticana) Paul Curran (Pagliacci)
The production is in Italian, with English and Norwegian subtitles.
- Last Updated: 01/15/2017
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Cavalleria Rusticana/ Pagliacci
- January 17, 2017 - January 17, 2017