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Opera

At the Arena Flegrea, the Teatro San Carlo stages Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini, directed by Riccardo Canessa, with the poetic scenes of Lele Luzzati and the colorful…
Opera in three acts from the drama by Alexandre Dumas “La Dame aux camellias”. Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. Director: Renato Palumbo. Director: Ferzan Ozpetek. Scenes: Dante Ferretti. Costumes: Alessandro…
Back on stage, one of the most famous modern works in the world, curated by Riccardo Cocciante, Luc Plamondon and Pasquale Panella, who oversaw the Italian version. A musical that…
The beautiful ballet based on the music of Sergei Prokofiev and the set of Nikolay Volkov, will be staged as world premiere at the San Carlo with an original choreography…
Tragic drama in three acts. The Opera is drawn from the Walter Scott novel. Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano. Director: Stephen Ranzani. Directed by: Gianni Amelio. Scene: Nicola Rubertelli. Costumes: Maurizio…
A musical comedy, libretto by Alfredo Arias and Rene De Ceccaty. Music by Mark Plati and Mauro Gioia. Directed by Alfredo Arias. A critical and ironic look at American culture.…
Opera in four acts by Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky. Libretto by Ippolit Vasil'yevich Shpazhinsky. Director: David Pountney. Scenes: Robert Innes Hopkins. Costumes: Tatiana Noginova. Production of the Mariinsky Theatre of St.…
Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi. Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. An intense drama about love, passion, betrayal, jealousy and revenge, which involves the public allowing the spectators to…
By Giacomo Puccini. Lyrical scenes in four panels. Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica. The novel by Henry Murger- Scenes de la vie de Bohème. Director: Valerio Galli. Directed…
Based on a libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte, with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, ‘The Marriage of Figaro’ is an opera buffa in four acts.
Director Luca De Fusco combines theatre and original video installations in this adaption of William Shakespeare’s play.
The San Carlo Opera house will be staging this opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi based on a libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. Conductor: Pinchas Steinberg. Director: Franco Dragone. Scenes:…
Opera in four acts with music by Giuseppe Verdi and libretto by Temistocle Solera. Based on the play Nabuchodonosor by Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois and Francis Cornu and on the ballet Nabuccodonosor …
One of the best-loved classical works in the ballet repertory set to music by Léo Delibes with choreography by Roland Petit. The production will be directed by David Garforth and…
Luca Ronconi’s production of Falstaff, Giuseppe Verdi’s last work and one of the world’s favourite comic operas will be staged at the San Carlo Opera House based on an adaptation…
The most famous operetta in the history of music sees actor and singer Peppe Barra starring in the role of Njegus, the comic secretary of the Pontevedrian Embassy. Where interviewed…
Giuseppe Verdi’s opera in three acts set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave returns to enthrall audiences at Teatro San Carlo. Based on ‘The Lady of the Camellias’,…
The San Carlo Opera House is set to stage Don Pasquale, a comic opera in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti. At the height of his fame, after reading the old…
On stage at the San Carlo Opera House, John Axelrod’s concert version of ‘Amadeus’, a play by Peter Shaffer dedicated to the rivalry between composers Wolfang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio…
Produced by Neapolitan-born director Francesco Saponara and conducted under the baton of Stefano Ranzani, La Bohème, one of the best-loved of all operas, is currently showing at Teatro San Carlo.…
.The San Carlo Opera Festival will kick off with ‘Tosca’. The latest revival of Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece will be directed by Jean Kalman under the baton of Spanish conductor Jordi…
An irresistibly playful drama in two acts by Jacopo Ferretti set to music by Gioacchino Rossini. The opera, which made its debut in 1817, originally received a rather cold reception.…
A 3-part tragic opera by Giuseppe Verdi, with an accompaying libretto by Salvadore Cammarano. Based on the tragic play’ Intrigue and Love’ by Schiller, it tells the story of Rodolfo…
The first play in which a story is told using the language of hip hop. In order to achieve this, the director chose Mnai’s Italian street dance crew, among the…
A timeless opera in three acts, considered by far and away one of the composer’s most musically adventurous. Giacomo Puccini decided to set the story of Turandot to music in…
Inspired by Shakespeare’s famous play, Verdi’s Othello explores the most hidden sides of human nature. This great tragedy of deception, love and jealousy sees the Moorish army general Othello and…