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La Scala: LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR

CTC 180 MIN

Synopsis

Opera in three acts (1835)
New Production! Artist/director Yannis Kokkos and maestro Riccardo Chailly’s highly anticipated new staging of Donizetti’s potent bel canto masterpiece was originally intended to inaugurate La Scala’s 2020-2021 season, where Lisette Oropesa would have had the honour of becoming the first American soprano to feature in a title role at the opening gala since Maria Callas sung Norma in 1955, but the production was instead delayed to 2023. Based on a novel by Sir Walter Scott, with a libretto by regular Donizetti collaborator Salvadore Cammarano, the story follows an ongoing feud between the Ashton and Ravenwood clans, two feuding noble families in 17th-century Scotland that has terrible consequences for young lovers Lucia (Oropesa) and Edgardo (Juan Diego Flórez), culminating in a mad third act.

Movie Information

Release date

Saturday 10th June
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Duration

180 min

Rating

CTC

Cast

Lisette Oropesa, Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, Boris Pinkhasovich, Juan Diego Flórez

Director

Yannis Kokkos

Genre

Alternative Content

Language

Italian, with English subtitles

Participating Cinemas

Palace Balwyn, Palace Cinema Como, Palace Brighton Bay, Palace Norton Street, Palace Central, Palace Verona, Palace Byron Bay, Palace Barracks, Palace Electric Cinema, Palace Raine Square



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