Arte to Stream Teatro Real de Madrid’s ‘Il Turco in Italia’

By David Salazar

Arte is set to present a transmission of Rossini’s “Il Turco in Italia” from the Teatro Real de Madrid on Friday, June 9, 2023.

The opera will star Alex Esposito (Selim), Misha Kiria (Don Geronio), Edgardo Rocha (Don Narciso), Florian Sempey (Prosdocimo Poet), Paola Gardina (Zaida) and Pablo García-López (Albazar).

Also in the cast will be Lisette Oropesa taking on the character of Fiorilla. The soprano canceled an earlier performance on May 31 due to illness.

Giacomo Sagripanti conducts the production by Laurent Pelly.

The production comes to a close with one final performances on June 12, 2023.