Puccini's "Tosca" - Southern Ontario Lyric Opera

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Community:Burlington
Location:Burlington Performing Arts Centre
Address:440 Locust St. Burlington Map
Start date:March 4, 2017
Time:07:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Email:Inquiries@SouthernOntarioLyricOpera.com

In March 2017, we will present our first fully staged opera, “Tosca”, at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.

Tosca is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. It premiered at the Teatro Costanzi in Rome on 14 January 1900. The work, based on Victorien Sardou’s 1887 French-language dramatic play, La Tosca, is a melodramatic piece set in Rome in June 1800, with the Kingdom of Naples’s control of Rome threatened by Napoleon’s invasion of Italy. It contains depictions of torture, murder and suicide, as well as some of Puccini’s best-known lyrical arias.

Events calendar

MAR 24+
Jun 15 – Jun 15, 2017 Collingwood
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Sep 12 – Jun 26, 2017 Barrie
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Sep 13 – Mar 28, 2017 Toronto
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Sep 14 – Jun 14, 2017 East York
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Sep 20 – May 16, 2017 Don Mills
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Sep 30 – Jun 9, 2017 Guelph
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Oct 1 – Oct 7, 2017 Newmarket