Having heard Madonna say ‘La Scala does not want me’, sovrintendente Rosanna Purchia issued this appeal:
‘I would be happy if Madonna wanted to sing at the San Carlo with our orchestra. I officially invite her to Naples.’
Purchia added: ‘ I am a Madonna fan, she fascinates me as an artist and a woman. I care about San Carlo first as a historical asset, a common heritage, of immense and unique value. I have a responsibility.’
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