Wiener Staatsoper

Tosca

Musical direction Axel Kober
Production Margarethe Wallmann

Rome, 1800: The city suffers from Scarpias, the Chief Constables, reign of terror. The seditious painter Cavaradossi falls into his clutches and is bound to be executed. His beloved Tosca - chased after by Scarpia - strikes a bargain: She answers his desires, and Scarpia will save Cavaradossi by a fake execution with blank cartridges in return. Scarpia agrees, approaches her - and she stabs him to death. But he, too, has not kept his word and ordered to shoot Cavaradossi with real ammunition. With a broken heart, she leaps to her death from the pinnacles of Castel Sant’Angelo.

Current Dates

  • Fri. 03 Sep 2021, 7 p.m.
  • Mon. 06 Sep 2021, 7:30 p.m.
  • Thu. 09 Sep 2021, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat. 11 Sep 2021, 7:30 p.m.
  • Mon. 27 Dec 2021
  • Thu. 30 Dec 2021
  • Mon. 28 Feb 2022
  • Thu. 03 Mar 2022
  • Sat. 05 Mar 2022