International superstars Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde lead a world-class cast in the first revival of David Bösch’s atmospheric production of Verdi's classic Romantic opera, set against the backdrop of war. Fire and snow in the landscape echo the cruelty and love of the story: soldiers and gypsies clash, a mother reveals a terrible secret and two men engage in a deadly fight over a woman.
Director: David Bösch. Conductor: Richard Farnes. Cast: Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili. Duration: Approx. 3h incl. interval. Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.
Screening 10.30am Sun 26 February at Cinema Paradiso