Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo to Showcase ‘Tosca’

By David Salazar

The Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo is set to present Puccini’s “Tosca” in a production by Pedro Salazar.

The production, which opens on Feb. 24, 2023, will star Martina Serafin in the title role alongside Fabián Veloz as Scarpia. Adam Smith stars as Cavaradossi with other cast members including Jacobo Ochoa, Manuel Franco, Camil Mendoza, Valeriano Lancha, and Julián Usama. Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts.

There will be another performance of “Tosca” on Feb. 26, 2023.

In addition to the performances, the company will showcase two conversations with director Pedro Salazar and dramaturg Ligiana Costa. The first of these will take place on Feb. 10, 2023 at 5 p.m. Audiences can watch that via the company’s Facebook and YouTube channels. The second will be a pre-concert talk at the Centro Cultural Julio Mario Santo Domingo on Feb. 24, 2023 starting at 7 p.m.