Anna Bolena – Opera Film
May 27 : 1:30 pm - 4:45 pm$20
HD at the Opera House presents a film viewing of “Anna Bolena”, performed at 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.
Opera in 2 acts by Gaetano Donizetti. Sung in Italian.
Please note this is a film viewing of a recorded performance.