Tosca March, 2012

Performed by Livermore Valley Opera in Spring, 2012

Puccini’s masterful work of historical fiction has captivated audiences since its premiere. Set against the backdrop of Napoleon’s advance on Rome, the diva Floria Tosca defends herself and her lover against the corrupt, brutal, and murderous chief of police, Baron Scarpia.

Tosca- Marie Plette
Cavaradossi- David Gustafson
Scarpia-  Philip Skinner

Angelotti – Torlef Borsting
Sacristano John Bischoff
Spoletta – Chester Pidduck
Sciarrone – Jeffrey Goble
Jailer – Michael Crozier
Shepherd – Irene Kim, Lena Costello