Performed in Italian with English Supertitles
The New Orleans Opera is presenting a complete production of Puccini's three masterful one-act operas. These amazing and varied works, conceived for a single evening's performance, were written for the Metropolitan Opera and premiered there in 1918. To heighten the pleasure for local audiences, all three of Puccini's tales of rage, devout faith, and comic greed have been re-set in New Orleans locales! These masterpieces contain some of Puccini's most celebrated arias:
O mio babbino caro (Johnny Schicchi), Senza mamma (Sister Angelica), and Nulla, Silenzio (The Cloak).
THE CLOAK (Il tabarro)
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