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Lucia di Lammermoor - Liceu

Gaetano Donizetti
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Opera
2h 33
Italian
FULL HD
Spanish , English
Production

Juan Diego Flórez made his debut in the role of Edgardo in Lucia di Lammermoor in November 2015 at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, in this production by Damiano Michieletto, directed by Marco Armiliato and featuring soprano Elena Moșuc in the title role.

 

Based on Walter Scott's gruesome historical novel The Bride of Lammermoor, which Salvatore Camarano turned into a libretto for Gaetano Donizetti, who composed the opera in barely a month, Lucia di Lammermoor expresses the romantic love that endures beyond lies, misunderstanding, madness and death. Set in Scotland, the rivalry between two enemy clans is the setting for the love between Lucia and Edgardo, who secretly swear a vow of marriage to each other. The protagonist, Lucia, is one of the great challenges of the operatic repertoire, both vocally and scenically, and is known for one of its high points, when the character indulges to madness.

 

The Liceu's staging, directed by Damiano Micheletto and premiered at the Opernhaus Zürich, recreates an atmosphere "devoid of excess, dominated only by the sharp, cold glass of a tower, which is both a place of celebration and death", in the words of the stage director.

Dramma tragico in three acts

 

Music by Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848)

Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano, based on the novel The Bride of Lammermoor (1819), by Walter Scott

Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu

Cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu

 

Artistic team


Conductor | Marco Armiliato

Stage director | Damiano Michieletto

Set designer | Paolo Fantin

Costume designer | Carla Teti

Lighting designer | Martin Gebhardt

Chorus master | Conxita Garcia

 

Cast


Lord Enrico | Ashton Marco Caria

Lucia | Elena Moşuc

Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood | Juan Diego Flórez

Lord Arturo Bucklaw | Albert Casals

Raimondo Bidebent | Simón Orfila

Alisa | Sandra Ferrández

Normanno | Jorge Rodríguez-Norton

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