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María José Siri To Headline New ‘Francesca Da Rimini’ At La Scala
On April 15, 2018, María José Siri will make her role debut in the title role of Zandonai’s "Francesca da Rimini" at the Teatro alla Scala. The soprano will headline a new production by David Pountney, which is set to be conducted by Maestro Fabio Luisi and will also star Marcelo Puente as Paolo il Bello, Gabriele Viviani as Giovanni lo Sciancato, Luciano Ganci as Malatestino dall’Occhio, and Alisa Kolosova…
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Q&A: María José Siri On ‘Madama Butterfly,’ Verismo & Verdi
Over the past year, María José Siri's career has skyrocketed from opening the Teatro alla Scala in a new production of "Madama Butterfly" to premiering a new production of "Manon Lescaut" at the Teatro Regio di Torino. This past month she was also called to make another high-profile opening at the Vienna State Opera in "Il Trovatore." Since then she has been in demand around the world from the Arena…
Scottish Opera Reveals 2017-18 Season Which Will Showcase Babies
The Scottish Opera has announced its 2017-18 season, which will feature Verdi’s “La Traviata” opens the season in a production by Sir David McVicar on Oct. 19, 2017, at the Theatre Royal Glasgow. There will be subsequent performances at His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen, Eden Court, Inverness, and the Festival Theatre Edinburgh. Sopranos Gulnara Shafigullina and Anush Hovhannisyan alternate the title role. Jonathan Dove’s “Flight” makes its Scottish premiere on Feb.…