Opera in two acts by Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa based on a melodrama by David Belasco the Brescia version (1904). Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
A few Saturdays every season, the musicians and singers of from The Göteborg Opera perform a casual concert in our foyer. The Foyer Concerts start at 12:30 pm.
Guest performance: Earth Book is a dream play for chamber choir, soprano, tenor, piano, percussion, bass, and live electronics. Earth Book deals with the changing city, focusing on the transformation of Gothenburg through time and history. From the archaeological past to contemporary urban development, the composer and archaeologist Hans Gurstad-Nilsson explores the timeless dream of the city.
For the tenth year in a row, opera houses all over Europe are laying on exciting activities with that little bit extra to celebrate the art of opera. This year’s theme is Theatre of the World. The Göteborg Opera is marking the occasion with a foyer concert, the ‘Story Foyer’, a lecture, a workshop for children, guided tours and a book signing. See you there!Read more