Synopsis

Tosca, Giacomo Puccini (synopsis)

Tosca is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. It premiered at the Teatro Costanzi in Rome on 14th January, 1900.

Nabucco, Giuseppe Verdi (synopsis)

Nabucco (short for Nabucodonosor ) is an Italian-language opera in four acts composed in 1841 by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Temistocle Solera. The opera was first performed

Rigoletto, Giuseppe Verdi (synopsis)

Rigoletto is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi. The Italian libretto was written by Francesco Maria Piave based on the play Le roi s’amuse by Victor Hugo. The Opera

Madama Butterfly, Giacomo Puccini (synopsis)

Madama Butterfly, a japanese tragedy, is an opera in three acts (originally two) by Giacomo Puccini, with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. The original version

Aida, Giuseppe Verdi (synopsis)

Aida is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. Set in Egypt, it was commissioned by and first performed at Cairo’s Khedivial