Teatro dell'Opera di Roma presents Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci.
5-15 April. Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana was first performed at Teatro Costanzi in 1890 and has been part of the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma repertoire ever since. This performance is a S. Carlo di Napoli production.
Pagliacci by Leoncavallo, which premiered in Milan at Teatro Dal Verme in 1892, is a new Teatro dell'Opera di Roma production. Both are conducted by Carlo Rizzi and directed by Pippo Delbono who is best known for his theatre and his dance productions. His production of Cavalleria Rusticana was first performed in Naples in 2014. For more information see Teatro dell'Opera di Roma website.
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