This special anniversary screening of Verdi’s Rigoletto celebrates 171 years since its premiere in 1851.
This classic fairytale represents the battle between good and evil, and the attempt of love to conquer all.
Into the romantic world of an idealistic painter Cavaradossi and his sensuous lover Tosca comes the malevolence of Baron Scarpia, Chief of Police, with fatal results.
Richard Eyre’s production for The Royal Opera recently celebrated 25 years on the Royal Opera House stage and this year returns with acclaimed opera star Pretty Yende as Violetta.
In this special screening, the doomed lovers attempt to find their way through the color and action of Renaissance Verona, where a family feud leads to tragedy for both the Montagues and the Capulets.