by W. A. Mozart
“It may be the most perfect production Marshall Pynkoski and Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg have ever created…you owe it to yourself to see it if you can.”
Love proves to be more powerful than the tyrant Lucio Silla – ancient Rome’s most infamous dictator. Passion, intrigue and redemption take centre stage in Mozart’s first masterpiece. Opera Atelier’s staging created a sensation at the Salzburg Festival and Milan’s La Scala. Don’t miss Toronto’s opera event of the season! Running April 7 to 16, 2016 at the Elgin Theatre, Toronto.
Starring Kresimir Spicer and Inga Kalna fresh from their triumph at La Scala. With Meghan Lindsay, Peggy Kriha Dye and Mireille Asselin, as well as dancers of Atelier Ballet and Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra.
Lucio Silla runs approximately 3 hours, including one intermission.
“Marshall Pynkoski’s elegant production…offers an 18th century take on ancient Rome….[with] ballet which is impeccably executed” – The New York Times
Mozart’s astonishingly inventive opera contains some of his most memorable music for soloists, chorus and ballet. Join us for this new Canadian production!
The full performance schedule for Lucio Silla is:
The cast of Lucio Silla is:
Mireille Asselin – Celia
Peggy Kriha Dye – Cecillio
Inga Kalna – Cinna
Meghan Lindsay – Giunia
Kresimir Spicer – Lucio Silla