TOSCA (Giacomo Puccini)
10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 27 May, 3 June 2014
Greek born conductor Teodor Currentzis has withdrawn from conducting performances
of Tosca at the Royal Opera House in May 2014. The performances will now be conducted
by Italian conductor Oleg Caetani, marking his conducting debut with The Royal Opera.
Oleg Caetani’s recent performances have included La bohème for English National Opera,
Madama Butterfly in Berlin and for ENO, Don Carlos and La Voix humaine in Cologne and
Oedipe in Bucharest. He regularly conducts Staatskapelle Dresden, the Orchestra of the
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Munich Philharmonic, Symphonieorchester des
Bayerischen Rundfunks, Gewandhausorchester in Leipzig, Wiener Symphoniker,
Orchestre National de Radio France and RAI National Symphonic Orchestra.
Future engagements include Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk for Norwegian National Opera, as
well as concerts with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Metropolitan Orchestra Tokyo,
Sydney Symphony Orchestra and St Petersburg Philharmonic.
Further performances of Tosca on 16, 19, 21 and 26 June 2014 will be conducted by