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New York City Opera Renaissance’s Tosca

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - Sunday, January 24, 2016

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Tosca webWitness operatic history as NYCO Renaissance presents the work that launched the New York City Opera inaugural season in 1944, Giacomo Puccini’s TOSCA. To mark this triumphant occasion, NYCO Renaissance has obtained from Casa Ricordi the exclusive North American rights to re-create Adolf Hohenstein’s set and costume designs made for the original production of Tosca, premiered at Rome in 1900. Here, for the first time in the United States, a masterpiece of Belle Époque design can be seen with the timeless music drama that inspired it.


Floria Tosca     Kristin Sampson / Latonia Moore
Mario Cavaradossi     James Valenti / Raffaele Abete
Baron Scarpia     Michael Chioldi / Carlo Guelfi

Conductor     Pacien Mazzagatti
Stage Director     Lev Pugliese
Associate Set Designer     John Farrell
Associate Costume Designer    Ildikó Debrezceni
Lighting Designer     Susan Roth