Turandot in Tbilisi and Italy

 
On December 7, on one of the Italian central channels – Canal 5 the performance of premiere of Turandot by Giacomo Puccini was shown. It was a joint production of Puccini Festival of Torre del Lago and Tbilisi Opera House. At the same time by means of periodical press the DVD of the opera was distributed throughout Italy.
 
The project is director Alfonso Signorini’s debut in operatic art, the musical director is maestro Alberto Veronesi, the latter is well known among the Georgian opera lovers.
 
The Italian premiere was held at Puccini Festival of Torre del Lago last summer and it was highly appreciated.
 
The Tbilisi premiere of the Puccini Festival of Torre del Lago and Tbilisi Opera joint production of Turandot by Giacomo Puccini will be held in March 2018, and in July our theatre will perform it at the Puccini Festival together with other spectacles.
 
This summer it is also planned that Tbilisi Opera Theatre will take an intensive part in other important operatic activities of Italy, namely,  in Verdi Festival in Busseto and in Festival Internazionale di Mezza Estate.