This performance was originally captured in 2015 and later made available for digital streaming during the COVID-19 pandemic in the spring of 2021. We’re pleased to extend this digital program on thedallasopera.TV website through July 1, 2021.
Tosca—the fiery Italian diva—passionately in love with the revolutionary Cavaradossi—and relentlessly pursued by the dangerous Baron Scarpia, who will stop at nothing to see Tosca in his bed and her lover dead!
Enjoy TDO’s fabulous 2015 production conducted by Maestro Emmanuel Villaume with this all-star cast.
One of today’s go-to Toscas, Emily Magee “supplies hot-coals vocalism…she is the very incarnation of the high-maintenance diva.” —The Dallas Morning News
With his “matinee idol looks,” Chilean tenor Giancarlo Monsalve* is “always commanding…singing with burning intensity.” —The Dallas Morning News
Raymond Aceto boasts a “brawny bass well-suited to the role of Scarpia, a particularly ruthless villain—even for opera”! —D Magazine
Dale Travis*/Sacristan, Ryan Kuster/Angelotti, William Ferguson/Spoletta, Wes Mason*/Sciarrone, Campbell S. Collins III*/Shepherd Boy
Emmanuel Villaume/Conductor, Ellen Douglas Schlaefer*/Director, Ulisse Santicchi/Production Designer
*The Dallas Opera Debut