Anna Bolena - Opera Film

Sunday, May 27, 2018 1:30PM
Sarasota Opera House

Anna Bolena - Opera Film

From the Vienna State Opera

England, 1536. A political and religious upheaval has been caused by Henry VIII when he gets rid of his first wife to marry Anne Boleyn. But the new Queen is unable to give her King a male heir. As Anne is driven mad by Henry’s infidelity, you’ll hear one of opera’s greatest mad scenes in the voice of one of the greatest sopranos of today, Anna Netrebko.

Conductor | Evelino Pidò
Anna Bolena | Anna Netrebko
Giovanna Seymour: Elina Garanca
Smeton | Elisabeth Kulman
Lord Riccardo Percy | Francesco Meli
Enrico VIII | Ildebrando D`Arcangelo

Opera in 2 acts by Gaetano Donizetti. Sung in Italian.

Running time: 3 hours and 12 minutes.