PUCCINI, G.: Tosca (Teatro Real, 2004)


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Libretto/Text Author: Giacosa, Giuseppe
Libretto/Text Author: Illica, Luigi
Libretto Source: Sardou, Victorien

Baron Scarpia: Raimondi, Ruggero
Cesare Angelotti: Spotti, Marco
Floria Tosca: Dessi, Daniela
Mario Cavaradossi: Armiliato, Fabio
Sacristan: Sola, Miguel
Shepherd: Bayon, Eliana

Set/Stage Designer: Frigerio, Ezio
Costume Designer: Squarciapino, Franca
Lighting Designer: Cheli, Vinicio
Stage Director: Espert, Nuria
DVD Producer: Whitbourn, James
Television Producer: Horrocks, Lauretta
Television Director: Ramirez, Angel Luis

Date of Production: 22-01-2004
Venue: Teatro Real, Madrid
Playing Time: 03:06:29
Catalogue Number: OA0901D
UPC: 0809478009018



Daniela Dessi takes the title role in Nuria Espert's new production of Puccini's fiery Roman melodrama of lust, betrayal and revenge.

A new production by the internationally acclaimed director Nuria Espert for the Teatro Real, Madrid, in a beautifully intense and dramatic classical style. The lighting by Vinicio Cheli increases the atmosphere of a performance which is destined as a benchmark for twenty-first century productions. Based on the theatre play La Tosca, by Victorien Sardou and first performed at the Teatro Costanzi de Roma on 14th January 1900. Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa.

Bonus feature:

- Interviews with Daniela Dessi and Fabio Armiliato, Ruggero Raimondi, Maurizio Benini, and Nuria Espert

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