In the summer of 2019, the stars aligned in thrilling confluence for Puccini's insanely popular opera, from its spine-tingling beginning to its tragic end. In this extraordinary outdoor setting and dramatic stage set, Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin—one of the world’s most prominent opera conductors—led an all-star international cast, two choruses, and the exhilarating artistry of The Philadelphia Orchestra.
For the first time ever, Bravo! Vail brought this ambitious production to life in Vail with bold new ideas from exceptional artists and creative visionaries.
We hope you joined us for Bravo's debut opera: Tosca
Learn more about the history of Tosca and the soprano it was written for, and dive into the musical themes of each character.
Listen to The Metropolitan Opera Guild's 57-minute podcast.
For all things Tosca, take a look at this 2 hour and 45-minute listening divided into five parts, created by The Philadelphia Orchestra. Themes include Rome as a Canvas, A Musical Dynasty in Lucca, Verismo, Singing and Performing Tosca, and more.LISTEN
An encyclopedic layout of Tosca with information on characters, plot synopsis, arias, the history behind the opera, links to recordings, and a quiz. Great resource for young adults or listeners looking for an introduction to opera.READ ARTICLE