La Scala will open season with Netrebko’s unrevised Toscamain
The theatre plans to show Puccini’s original version that was booed off in 1900.
Davide Livermore directs, Riccardo Chailly conducts. December 7. Be there is you can.
Another season highlight: Claude Debussy’s ‘Pelleas et Melisande’ conducted by the thoroughly cleansed Daniele Gatti.