Krassimira Stoyanova Lead Teatro dell’Opera di Roma’s ‘Aida’

By Francisco Salazar

The Teatro dell’Opera di Roma is set to open a new production of Verdi’s “Aida” on Jan. 31, 2023.

The production is set to be directed by Davide Livermore and conducted by Music Director Michele Mariotti.

In a statement, Mariotti said, “the immense score of ‘Aida’ can be read naturally as an intimate drama even before a glorious and patriotic one.”

The production will star sopranos Krassimira Stoyanova and Vittoria Yeo alternating in the title role, Gregory Kunde and Luciano Ganci as Radames and Ekaterina Semenchuk as Amneris.

The cast will also include Irene Savignano, Vladimir Stoyanov, Riccardo Zanellato, Veronica Marini, Giorgi Manoshvili, and Carlo Bosi.

Audiences will be able to tp experience the opening performance via RaiRadio 3. The opera is set to also be performed on Feb. 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 12, 2023. There will also be antiprima on Jan. 29.