Tosca's heady blend of intrigue, lust and revenge has made it one of the best-loved operas of all time. The passionate opera singer who is prepared to risk all for the man she loves is played by Julie Unwin.
Olivier award nominee Tim Carroll directs this political thriller, set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars, in which a handful of idealists are pitted against the might of a totalitarian state.
Noel Davies, conductor of ETO's acclaimed spring 2005 production of 'Mary, Queen of Scots' and veteran of the Royal Opera and the New York Met, is the conductor.
English Touring Opera tours to more places in the UK than any other opera company, and has been producing innovative and high quality opera for 26 years. All productions are sung in English, with exciting young singers performing alongside established names. More information is available at their website www.englishtouringopera.org.uk.
The English Touring Opera are also performing Janáček's 'Jenůfa' on Saturday 8 April at the De La Warr Pavilion.
Two-show deal: Buy tickets for both operas for just £35 for the two performances