By Giacomo Puccini
- Language - Sung in Italian with projected English titles
- Running Time - 2 hours 50 minutes with 2 intermissions
- Location - Lyric Opera House
A diva who has all of Rome at her feet. A woman who takes charge of her life and fights for what she wants. A heroine who is brave and loving, extravagantly emotional, yet utterly irresistible. Floria Tosca is all these things. She’s loved by Mario Cavaradossi, the revolutionary, and lusted after by Baron Scarpia, Rome’s vicious police chief. Puccini’s lushly grand-scale music illuminates these characters, and the entire opera bursts with a theatricality that makes Tosca a favorite of audiences everywhere.
Meet the artists
* Lyric debut
+ Ryan Opera Center alumni
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