(ANSA) – ROME, MAY 23 – Three more new titles for the
digital opera season of Rome, including two premieres
absolute visions, scheduled in the last week of May
on the website and on the official You Tube channel of the Theater: the opera La
damnation de Faust, the ballet The Nutcracker and creation
Waiting for the Sibyl. It starts with La damnation de Faust by
Hector Berlioz who opened the 2017-18 opera season.
Thanks to the collaboration with Rai Play it will be possible to admire
the staging with which the Rome Opera House won the
Abbiati Prize of Italian music criticism as best
show of 2017. Damiano Michieletto signs the direction of a
staging in full agreement with the musical direction of
Daniele Gatti. The protagonists are Pavel Černoch in the role of
Faust, Alex Esposito in that of Méphistophélès, Veronica
Simeoni like Marguerite. The scenes are by Paolo Fantin and i
costumes by Carla Teti. Schedule days: Tuesday 26th and
Friday 29 May.
From 20.00 on Wednesday 27 May on the You Tube channel of the
Teatro dell’Opera will be broadcast The Nutcracker. The direction is
by Giuliano Peparini who with his contemporary reinterpretation,
with a strong theatrical cut, it inaugurated the ballet season
of the 2015-16 season. In addition to the étoile Alessandra Amato in the
Cloths of the Snowflake Queen, Rebecca Bianchi is Marie.
Schedule days: Wednesday 27 and Saturday 30 May.
The last appointment of the week is new: Waiting for
the Sibyl, commissioned by the Opera House to the artist
South African William Kentridge, with full freedom of idea e
of choice. Last staged at the Costanzi Theater
September with a work by another great modern artist, Work
in Progress by Alexander Calder, can be seen streaming
from 20 on Thursday 28 May. (HANDLE).
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