La bohème

La bohème

Opera in four scenes
Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica
from the novel Scènes de la vie de Bohème by Henry Murger

Music by Giacomo Puccini

 

Characters

Cast

Mimì soprano

Erika Grimaldi
Francesca Sassu 
(26p)

Rodolfo, poet tenor

Giorgio Berrugi
Iván Ayón Rivas
 (26p, 27)

Musetta soprano

Kelebogile Besong
Francesca Sassu 
(27)

Marcello, painter baritone

Simone Del Savio

Schaunard, musician baritone Benjamin Cho
Collinephilosopher bass
Nicola Ulivieri
Benoît, their landlord and
Alcindoro, a state councillor
bass

 

 

Matteo Peirone

Parpignol, a toy vendor tenor Sabino Gaita
Gualberto Silvestri 
(26p, 27)
A customs Sergeant bass Mauro Barra
Marco Tognozzi 
(26p, 27)
A customs officier baritone Davide Motta Fré
Desaret Lika 
(26p, 27)
 

 

Conductor

Gianandrea Noseda

Director Alex Ollé
Sets Alfons Flores
Costumes Lluc Castells
Lighting Urs Schönebaum
revival by Andrea Anfossi
Assistant to director Susana Gomez
Chorus master Claudio Fenoglio

 

Orchestra and Chorus Teatro Regio Torino

NYCoS Edinburgh Choir
Mark Evans
director

New staging
in coproduction with Teatro dell'Opera di Roma

Calendar

Edinburgh (Scotland) - Edinburgh Festival Theatre

  1. Friday 25 August 2017 - 19.15
  2. Saturday 26 August 2017 - 15.00
  3. Saturday 26 August 2017 - 20.00
  4. Sunday 27 August 2017 - 19.15