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Tosca, Opera by G. Puccini

Tosca, Opera by G. Puccini

Vienna
Brutal, dramatic, unrelenting: epithets that have all been used to describe Giacomo Puccini’s tremendous historical opera, Tosca. Set in the real Rome of the Napoleonic Wars, its locations still stand today, including the Church ...
The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

Vienna
“Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!” - the famous refrain that announces the arrival of the Barber of Seville and the start of what is arguably still the best comedy in opera. Based on Pierre Beaumarchais’ play of 1775, Le ...
Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
If one had to choose just one work that proves that Giuseppe Verdi is the Shakespeare of opera, then it has to be Rigoletto. Based on Victor Hugo’s Le Roi s’amuse, Verdi, as ever courting controversy, created his most ...