ROSSINI’S OPERA, La Donna Del Lago, will be broadcast live from the Metropolitan Opera, New York, to The Eye Cinema, Wellpark, this Saturday at 5pm.
Starring the bel canto superstars, American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Flórez, Le Donna Del Lago is set in the Scottish Highlands and based on a novel by Sir Walter Scott. Elena (DiDonato ) is pursued relentlessly by the king (Flórez ), who travels in disguise, leading to much confusion and a dramatic love triangle. The period-costumes are by Paul Curran and the conductor is Michele Mariotti.
For more information and booking see www.eyecinema.ie or call 091 - 780078.