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ROH: Fidelio (As Live 12A)
Music Ludwig van Beethoven
Director Tobias Kratzer
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Beethoven’s only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph. In this new production, conducted by Antonio Pappano, Jonas Kaufmann plays the political prisoner Florestan, and Lise Davidsen his wife Leonore (disguised as ‘Fidelio’) who daringly sets out to rescue him. Set in strong counterpoint are the ingredients of domestic intrigue, determined love and the cruelty of an oppressive regime. The music is transcendent throughout and includes the famous Act I Quartet, the Prisoners’ Chorus and Florestan’s impassioned Act II cry in the darkness and vision of hope. Tobias Kratzer’s new staging brings together the dark reality of the French Revolutionary ‘Terror’ and our own time to illuminate Fidelio’s inspiring message of shared humanity.
Approximate running time: about 2 hours 30 minutes
Image: Jonas Kaufmann ©Gregor Hohenberg
20 March 7.15pm
Taliesin Arts Centre
- University of Wales
- Singleton Park
- SA2 8PZ