The Royal Opera House: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

These two short Italian operas are each regarded as the composers' masterpiece, and are brought together in a new staging by award-winning director Damiano Michieletto, who sets both operas in a poverty stricken village in 1980s southern Italy, where the Mafia has a hold. The Royal Opera's Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts a cast that includes charismatic Dutch soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek, exciting Italian soprano Carmen Giannattasio and the thrilling Latvian tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko.

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  • Damiano Michieletto


  • Antonio Pappano
  • Eva-Maria Westbroek
  • Aleksandrs Antonenko
  • Elena Zilio
  • Dimitri Platanias
  • Aleksandrs Antonenko
  • Dimitri Platanias
  • Carmen Giannattasio
  • Benjamin Hulett


  • Pietro Mascagni
  • Ruggero Leoncavallo

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