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Roméo et Juliette - Liceu

Charles Gounod
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Opera
2h 38
French
FULL HD
Spanish , English
Production

El Gran Teatre del Liceu estreno la ópera Roméo et Juliette el 14 de febrero de 2016, una coproducción entre el Liceu y The Santa Fe Opera dirigida por el británico Stephen Lawless y bajo la batuta del maestro Josep Pons. La versión operística de Charles Gounod del clásico de Shakespeare no se veía en el Liceu desde 1985 y se estrenó con un reparto encabezado por la soprano rusa Aida Garifullina como Juliette y el tenor albanés Saimir Pirgu como Roméo acompañados por la Orquesta Sinfónica y el Coro del Gran Teatre del Liceu.

 

Esta reciente producción sitúa la acción original en el contexto de la Guerra Civil de los Estados Unidos (1861-1865), una decisión del director Stephen Lawless para transportar los tiempos de Shakespeare a la época de Gounod. En palabras del propio director, la versión operística de este clásico universal “se convierte en una obra diferente y diversa que comienza a salir del molde shakespeariano y que imprime un toque francés a la fugacidad y el ingenio del original”. El director ha querido situar a los amantes en un marco mortuorio que condicionará fatalmente su destino desde el inicio de su enamoramiento.

Música de Charles Gounod y libreto de Jules Barbier i Michel Carré
Dirección de escena Stephen Lawless
Dirección musical Josep Pons
Producción Gran Teatre del Liceu y The Santa Fe Opera

Juliette Aida Garifullina
Stéphano Tara Erraught
Gertrude Susanne Resmark
Roméo Saimir Pirgu
Tybalt David Alegret
Benvolio Beñat Egiarte

Orquesta Sinfónica y Coro del Gran Teatre del Liceu

 

 

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