New Production! Your invitation to the prestigious, official Gala opening night of the La Scala season! Principal conductor Riccardo Chailly and acclaimed Latvian director Alvis Hermanis present an opportunity to discover the audacious original version of Puccini’s beloved classic, hotly contested at its 1904 La Scala premiere. The terrific cast orbits around Cio-Cio-San played by Maria José Siri, an emerging soprano on the greatest international stages.
Director: Alvis Hermanis. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Cast: Maria José Siri, Bryan Hymel. Duration: Approx 2h40 incl interval. Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
Screenng 10.30am Sun 12 Feburary at Cinema Paradiso