The Leas Arts in Valencia Palau presents “Tosca” sequence shot


The Palace of Arts Premieres Sunday 6 of May ‘Tosca’, Puccini, in a plane production sequence Davide Livermore for the Theater Carlo Felice in Genoa, with musical direction Nicola Luisotti. The opera has broken box office records with sold out since last February.

the soprano Lianna Haroutounian (Tosca), the tenor Alfred Kim (Cavaradossi) and baritones Claudio Sgura Y Gevorg Hakobyan, alternating the role of Scarpia in the six functions, make the protagonist cast.

Nicola Luisotti, music director of the San Francisco Opera and the Teatro San Carlo in Naples, he meets with the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, which he has previously run in 'Mefistofele, Arrigo Boito, and Nabucco, in Verdi.

According to the teacher explains Viareggio, the success of Puccini and 'Tosca' lies "in the Puccini musical language has always been very close to the public, by writing, for their harmonies and melodies that uses ".

'Tosca' is one of the most famous works and represented repertoire. Lucca composer combines the tragic story of singer Floria Tosca and the painter Mario Cavaradossi, with the Baron Scarpia as the fatal political MEDIATOR, passion, revolution and jealous.

In their adaptation, Davide Livermore, who also designed the scenery and lighting show, reflects on the temporal power of the Church in a production set in the year 1800.

"The scenery creates a dynamic relationship with the public, as a large flat continuous sequence, with a swivel on which I have drawn my representation of the deformation of the temporal power of the Church. A large marble surface tilted dangerously, how dangerous is this triangle of passion, love and sex. "

"Thanks also to the wardrobe Gianluca Falaschi continues the turinés- régisseur be in the three places of this work of art: the church of Sant'Andrea della Valle, Palazzo Farnese and the roof of Castel Sant'Angelo Prison ".

Con un final inspirado en 'Wings of Desire (1987)’, Wim Wenders, Livermore explains the references to the language of cinema by the film nature of the opera itself, confirming Puccini as "master of suspense".

Lianna Haroutounian debut in The Arts of Floria Tosca con el papel. Criticism has risen to the Armenian diva among the most promising Verdian sopranos of her generation. "For me, Tosca, he explains in his life decides everything: When love and time of his death ".

Alfred Kim embodies Mario Cavaradossi. Korean tenor is presented for the first time in Valencia this role he has sung in Rome, Frankfurt, Barcelona and Seoul, It has work for Covent Garden in London, the Vienna Staatsoper and the Deutsche Oper Berlin.

Baritones Claudio Sgura (6, 12, 18) y Gevorg Hakobyan (9, 15, 21), alternating the role of Scarpia in six performances scheduled, close the protagonist cast.

The cast is completed with the voices of Alejandro López (Cesare Angelotti), Moses Marin (Quill), César Méndez (Sciarrone), Alfonso Antoniozzi (Sacristan), Andrea Pellegrini (Jailer) and Alejandro Navarro (Pastorello), together with the Choir School Boards Have Quart de Poblet and the Choir of the Generalitat.

Les Arts remember that there are six performances scheduled 'Tosca' day 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 Y 21 of May. Tickets for all performances are sold out except for the five percent that is reserved for the day of each performance.