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Teatro del Giglio, which has always been the artistic and cultural point of reference of the city of Lucca, has since 1985 been recognized as the Theater of Tradition. Its birth dates back more than three centuries ago when the Council of the Republic of Lucca established by decree a public theater that had intense artistic activity over the centuries. The Music Season is a custom, inaugurates theatrical season which also includes a Prose Season, and a Dance Season.

Four Appointments are scheduled for the Lyrical Season 2017/18.


Friday January 19 at 9 pm and Sunday, February 21 at 4 pm: Wally.
Drama in four acts by Luigi Illica, from Willemine von Hillem's "Vulture Wally" story. Music by Alfredo Catalani. Represented for the first time at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, on January 20, 1892, he has been co-produced in the theaters of Lucca, Piacenza, Reggio Emilia and Modena, directed by Nicola Berloffa and directed by Marco Balderi.
It is the second title of the Lyrical Season 2017-2018 of the Giglio Theater. The protagonist of Catalani's opera is Lucca's Serena Farnocchia, who has chosen the Giglio Theater for her debut in the title role.


Cast: Wally: Serena Farnocchia, Stromminger: Francesco Facini, Afra: Irene Molinari, Walter: Serena Gamberoni, Giuseppe Hagenbach of Sölden: Zoran Todorovich, Hochstoff's Vincenzo Gellner: Giuseppe Altomare, The Pedestrian of Schnals: Graziano Dallavalle.

Director Nicola Berloffa.
Puccini Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Maestro Marco Balderi.
Choir of the Puccini Festival, directed by Maestro Elena Pierini.

Guido Barbieri, journalist of "La Repubblica" and "Rai Radio 3" presents the work to the public on Friday, January 19th at 18:00 in the theater.


TEATRO DEL GIGLIO - stagione lirica
Lucca, piazza del Giglio
2017, november 18  / 2018 , march 17
january 19 - h 21:00
january 21 - h 16:00

tickets € 20,00 / 55,00


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Teatro del Giglio
Piazza del Giglio 13/15 Lucca
Biglietteria: Tel. +39 0583 465320 (informazioni e vendita) - +39 0583 467521 (acquisti carta di credito) biglietteria@teatrodelgiglio.it
biglietteria online: www.boxol.it

Iat Lucca Centro
Vecchia Porta san Donato Piazzale Verdi
tel. +39 0583 583150 -  info@luccaitinera.it