On the 8th August at 11.00 a.m. the Astra Cinema (Via Rossini 82) will be the scene of the first of the traditional Incontri (Meetings), organized on the occasion of the Rossini Opera Festival and presented by the Fondazione Rossini. The lecture will introduce recordings of Moïse et Pharaon, the opera which will open the 42nd Rossini Opera Festival on Sunday 9th August at the Vitrifrigo Arena, and the lecturer will be Ilaria Narici, Director of the Critical Edition publications of the Fondazione Rossini, together with Giacomo Sagripanti, who will conduct the opera, with the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale of the RAI and the Ventidio Basso Chorus.
The other two Meetings scheduled for the Astra Cinema are: on the 9th August Per l’ascolto di Elisabetta regina d’Inghilterra (an introduction to Elisabetta regina d’Inghilterra), presented by Daniele Carnini and related by Vincenzo Borghetti; on the 11th August La dama di Rue de Vaugirard, presented by Ilaria Narici and Oreste Bossini and related by Stefano Jacini, author of the book of the same name.
Entrance with obligatory reservation until all seats are available
Tel 0721 30053