Teatro Regio di Torino Announces 2020-21 Season

By Francisco Salazar

The Teatro Regio di Torino has announced its 2020-21 season.

The season opens with “Jenůfa” by Janáček in a production by Christof Loy.

Performance Dates: Nov. 2020

The season will continue with Puccini’s “La Bohème” in a new production by Paolo Gavazzeni e Piero Maranghi.

Performance Dates: Dec. 2020

Verdi’s “Un Ballo in Maschera” returns to the Teatro Regio di Torino in Lorenzo Mariani’s acclaimed production.

Performance Dates: Jan. 2021

Salieri’s “La scuola de’ gelosi” will be performed at the Piccolo Regio Puccini. The Regio premiere will be directed by Jean Renshaw.

Performance Dates: Jan. 2021

Barrie Kosky’s acclaimed production of Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte” returns to the Teatro Regio.

Performance Dates: Feb. 2021

Mozart’s “La finta semplice” gets its Teatro Regio premiere in a production by Laurent Pelly.

Performance Dates: March 2021

Thomas Adès’ “Powder Her Face” receives its Teatro Regio premiere at the Piccolo Regio Puccini. The opera will be directed by Philipp M. Krenn.

Performance Dates: March 2021

Bach’s Matthäus-Passion receives a new production by Andrea Bernard.

Performance Dates: April 2021

Donizetti’s “Don Pasquale” returns to Torino in a production by Ugo Gregoretti.

Performance Dates: April 2021

Poulenc’s “Dialogues des Carmélites” makes its Teatro Regio premiere in a production by Sophie Hunter directed by Santiago Calatrava.

Performance Dates: May 2021

Florian Leopold Gassmann’s “L’opera seria” makes its Teatro Regio premiere. The opera will be directed by Francesco Micheli.

Performance Dates: June 2021

The summer productions will be held at the Parco Dora and will include Verdi’s “La Traviata” in a production by Laurent Pelly, Rossini’s “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”  in a production by Vittorio Borrelli, and Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci” in a production by Gabriele Lavia. All productions will be performed in July 2021.

More details to be announced in September.