ATLANTA OPERA: TOSCA
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Giacomo Puccini and Luigi Illica
Conducted by Carl and Sally Gable Music Director Arthur Fagen
Directed by Tomer Zvulun
Sung in Italian with projected English translations
Lies, lust and corruption turn a tale of love into a struggle for survival in Puccini’s Tosca. Amid the bloodshed of revolutionary Rome, the diva Tosca battles the treacherous police chief Scarpia for the life of her lover, Cavaradossi. Set to Puccini’s intensely passionate music, this gripping melodrama is quintessential opera!
CAST: Kara Shay Thomson, Massimiliano Pisapia, Luis Ledesma, Arthur Fagen, Tomer Zvulun