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La Bohème: Live from Taormina
5th July 2017
LA BOHÈME : LIVE FROM TAORMINA
Perched high above the picturesque coast of Sicily and sitting under the shadow of Mt. Etna, Teatro Antico di Taormina has inspired artists for over 2000 years – from the ancient Greeks and Romans to Woody Allen and today’s opera stars.
Every summer, this romantic and dramatic setting welcomes opera lovers from all over the world. 2017 is no exception, with the staging of Puccini’s La bohème – the tragic love story between a young poet and a seamstress. Directed by Enrico Castiglione, this retelling of the timeless classic will enchant cinema audiences with its intense melodic lyrics, original and refined harmony, instrumental light feel and nuances which are all unmistakable and unique.
For one night only, come and experience this spectacular opera on the big screen, live from Taormina, Sicily!
Ticket Price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.
The opera was wonderful and very moving for anyone who has lost someone they love. Only downside was that the Forum theatre was so hot, in fact my companion nearly fainted towards the end of the performance due to the heat.