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Languages, Cultures and Literatures


Film: 'Pagliacci'

Event Start DateMonday, February 28, 2011
Copley Library Seminar Room
Event Start Time7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CostCost: free

"Pagliacci" is a tragic opera composed by Ruggero Leoncavallo in 1892 and first performed in Milan the same year.

Join Professoressa Metzger for this film of the 1982 production, also at La Scala, starring Placido Domingo, Teresa Strata and Juan Pons with the chorus and orchestra of the Teatro Alla Scala, Milano.

For a preview, click on the link to hear Domingo singing "Vesti la giubba" in concert.

The image is the cover of the first edition of "Pagliacci" published by E. Sonzogno, Milan, 1892.

ContactSilvia Metzger | | (619) 260-5944