An opera with some of Puccini's best-known lyrical arias, which has inspired memorable performances from many of opera's leading singers. Sung in Italian with surtitles. The opera singer Floria Tosca is devoted to her painter lover Mario Cavaradossi. The chief of police will do anything to win her. He throws Cavaradossi into jail for harbouring a political activist and does a deal with Tosca. For everyone, the consequences are terrible.
- Giacomo Puccini
- Gianluca Marciano
- The Orchestra of Nevill Holt
- Featured Artist:
- Mairead Buicke, Jesus Leon, Njabulo Madlala, Derek Welton, Philip Spendley, Edward Lee, Laurence Meikle