Screening at PROSPECT - 11.00am Sun 28 Jan and 12.00pm Wed 31 Jan 2024
New Production! Palace Opera & Ballet is delighted to present La Scala’s official season opening gala performance, the most prestigious and anticipated annual event of the Italian musical calendar. This year, Lluís Pasqual and maestro Riccardo Chailly bring Verdi’s captivating story of political intrigue, love and betrayal to the stage in a brand new production, featuring a suberb luxury cast. The opera revolves around the titular 16th century crown prince of Spain (Francesco Meli), and his relationships with his father King Philip II (René Pape), his stepmother Queen Elisabeth of Valois (Anna Netrebko), and his close friend Rodrigo, Marquis of Posa (Luca Salsi).
Genre: Opera, Special Event Country of Origin: Italy Language: Italian, with English subtitles