The Teatro alla Scala in Milan has suspended all performances due to the Coronavirus.
The theater stated via social media, “the Teatro alla Scala’s performances are suspended in relation to the spread of the coronavirus as a precautionary measure pending the provisions of the competent authorities.”
The Teatro alla Scala is in the middle of a production of Verdi’s “Il Trovatore” and was set to present recitals by Aleksandra Kurzak and Maurizio Pollini. On Saturday, Feb. 22, the company also opened a new production of Rossini’s “Il Turco in Italia” and it is in the middle of rehearsals for a new production of R. Strauss’ “Salome.”
The Teatro alla Scala announced that ticketholders can email the company at [email protected] to find out information on the reprogramming of the shows.