Puccini's Tosca

Spring Tour 2019

Power and passion collide in Puccini’s breathtaking masterpiece Tosca. Trapped in a life and death struggle against the corrupt police chief Scarpia, the diva Tosca and her artist lover face the ultimate sacrifice.

Join MWO on tour this Spring, as Puccini’s lavish score takes audiences on an emotional rollercoaster ride from tender love story through powerful brutality to ultimate tragedy.

Come and sing with Mid Wales Opera

We are looking for enthusiastic singers to join the company for the Te Deum at the end of Act One of Tosca, one of the greatest spectacles in opera. To apply please go to our Community Choruses page.
Saturday 23rd February 2019Hafren, Newtown
Wednesday 27th February 2019Ffwrnes, Llanelli
Wednesday 2nd March 2019Arts Centre, Aberystwyth
Saturday 9th March 2019Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon
Thursday 14th March 2019Pontio, Bangor
Saturday 16th March 2019The Courtyard, Hereford
Wednesday 20th March 2019Torch Theatre, Milford Haven
Sunday 24th March 2019Theatr Clwyd, Mold
Wednesday 27th March 2019The Riverfront, Newport

Cast

Tosca: Elin Pritchard
Cavaradossi: Charne Rochford
Scarpia: Nicholas Folwell
Spoletta: Jonathan Cooke
Sacristan Emyr: Wyn Jones
Angelotti: Joseph Padfield
Sciarrone/Jailor: Matthew Tilley
Shepherd Boy: Alys Roberts

Orchestra

Ensemble Cymru

Duration: Two & a half hours with two intervals
Music By: Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa
Translation: Amanda Holden
Sung In: English

Conductor: Jonathan Lyness
Director/Designer: Richard Studer
Lighting Designer: Dan Saggars

 

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