Puccini’s Tosca

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  • Downtown
  • Presented By: Utah Opera
  • At: Capitol Theatre
  • 50 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
  • 10/27/2020 - 03/20/2021
  • 2:00 PM - 11:59 PM
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    Please note: all programs are subject to change given the ongoing uncertainty around the COVID-19 health crisis. Though USUO is planning for a revised season of performances and hopes to proceed without interruption, the organization is prepared to respond to recommendations from the state of Utah, health officials, and Salt Lake County. Should USUO need to cancel or change elements of the season, ticket holders would be notified about options for ticket donations or exchanges into alternate programs. USUO continues to prioritize the health and well-being of its audience, musicians, staff, guest artists, and the entire community.Learn more about our health and safety plan here.She’s a singer, he’s a painter and they’re both trying to avoid the cops. This story might not have the most famous Italian parapet in opera, but the leap is legend. Opera Highlights:The perspective painting technique on Italian Ercole Sormani’s wing-and-drop scenery—which accurately captures Tosca’s iconic locations throughout Rome, including the church of Sant’Andrea della Valle, the Farnese Palace, and Castel Sant’Angelo—is a spectacle not to be missed.Plot Summary:Fiery young diva Floria Tosca is forced to play a role she never imagined when she becomes trapped between her freedom-fighting lover and a ruthless police chief whose lust for her overrides his duty to his country. This explosive triangle comes to a heart-stopping conclusion in one of opera’s most intense dramas.Sung in Italian with English supertitles.Runtime: Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes, including two intermissions.

    Event Info

    • Presented By: Utah Opera
    • Dates: 3/13/2021, 3/14/2021, 3/15/2021, 3/17/2021, 3/19/2021, 3/20/2021, 3/21/2021
    • Location: Capitol Theatre
    • Address: 50 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
    • Time: 2:00 PM to 11:59 PM
    • Categories: Theatre, Music, Classical & Opera
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