New Production! Italian maestro Daniele Gatti, one of few who can truly claim to follow in the great Italian tradition of Toscanini, mounts the Teatro dell’Opera podium for the first time for this season inaugurating performance of Wagner’s transcendent opera about eternal love that has influenced generations of artists. Directed by Pierre Audi, this new staging features tenor Andreas Schager and soprano Rachel Nicholls as the ill-fated lovers.
Director: Pierre Audi. Conductor: Daniele Gatti. Cast: Andreas Schager, Rachel Nicholls. Duration: Approx 5h20, incl. 2 intervals. Sung in German, with English subtitles.
Screening 10.30am Sun 26 March at Cnema Paradiso