The Teatro Regio is a guest of the prestigious Scottish Festival preseting Rossini’s masterpiece:William Tell
Edinburgh, Usher Hall, Tuesday, 26th August 2014 at 18.30
After a triumphant tour in St. Petersburg, the Teatro Regio has been invited, for the first time, to the Edinburgh International Festival, the famous Scottish Festival that has offered, since 1947, the best of international music and theatre. In just three weeks, the Festival presents more than 140 performances, distributed in the six locations around the city.
The Regio was the only Italian theatre invited to perform in Edinburgh this year and for the occasion, Gianandrea Noseda will conduct William Tell, by Rossini, in concert form, as well as the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio. This was made possible thanks to the support of the Italian Embassy in Britain within "Suona Italiano", a great music festival in the United Kingdom under the Italian Presidency of the European Union, and the Italian Cultural Institute in Edinburgh.