Rai 5 to Present ‘I Capuleti e i Montecchi’ with Ruth Iniesta & Chiara Amarù

By Francisco Salazar

Rai 5 is set to broadcast a production of “I Capuleti e i Montecchi” from the Teatro Massimo di Bellini.

The company will showcase a production by Gianluca Falaschi with Fabrizio Maria Carminati conducting the masterpiece. The work will feature Ruth Iniesta in her role debut as Giulietta and Chiara Amarù as Romeo. The cast will also feature Marco Ciaponi as Tebaldo, Alexey Birkus as Lorenzo, and Antonio Di Matteo as Capellio.

The bel canto opera is being presented as part of Bellini International, which celebrates the works of the Italian composer and which will see concerts dedicated to the composer’s music.

“I Capuleti e i Montecchi” is set to be performed on Sept. 23 and 25, 2022.