ROH -Turandot 25 th March 7.30 pm
ROH Live stream Encore event. Puccini’s final opera is a glorious pageant of rich colour, dance and drama in Andrei Serban’s classic staging. Running time: 3 hours and 20 minutes (including two intervals)
25 Mar, 19:30 – 23:00
Victoria Hall, 5 Park Rd, Tisbury, Salisbury SP3 6LE, UK
In the court of Princess Turandot, suitors who fail to solve her riddles are brutally killed. But when a mysterious Prince answers one correctly, suddenly he holds all the power – and a glorious secret. When life hangs in the balance, can love conquer all?
Puccini’s score is rich in musical marvels (featuring the famous aria ‘Nessun dorma’), while Andrei Serban’s production draws on Chinese theatrical traditions to evoke a colourful fantasy tableau of ancient Peking. Antonio Pappano conducts Anna Pirozzi in the title role and Yonghoon Lee as Calaf.
Doors open 6.45 pm. Bar available.
Child (under 18)