Les Troyens: Royal Opera House

02/11/2012
  |  Book Tickets: 02/11/2012
  |  Buy to Own: 02/11/2012
  |  275 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Les Troyens: Royal Opera House Film Poster

Synopsis

The Royal Opera House give a live performance of Hector Berlioz's opera based on the poem, 'Aeneid', by Virgil. The story chronicles the collapse of Troy and the love affair between Enée (Bryan Hymel), a Trojan who eventually becomes a Roman ancestor, and Didon, Queen of Carthage (Eva-Maria Westbroek). The prophetess, Casssandre, is portrayed by Anna Caterina Antonacci and her betrothed prince, Chorèbe, by Fabio Maria Capitanucci. Antonio Pappano conducts the Royal Opera House Orchestra and Chorus.