Yusif Eyvazov as Calaf in “Turandot” at Teatro alla Scala’s 2023-2024 Season
Yusif Eyvazov to Dazzle as Calaf in “Turandot” at Teatro alla Scala’s 2023-2024 Season
Milan, Italy – Teatro alla Scala has announced its highly anticipated opera season for 2023-2024, and music enthusiasts are in for a treat as world-renowned tenor Yusif Eyvazov will take on the leading role of Calaf in Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece, “Turandot.”
The iconic opera house, Teatro alla Scala, will showcase “Turandot” on multiple dates, giving fans ample opportunities to witness Yusif Eyvazov as Calaf on June 25, 28, and July 1, 4, and 6.
Maestro Daniel Harding will be conducting the orchestra, promising an unforgettable musical experience.
“Turandot,” set in ancient China, tells the captivating story of a princess, Turandot, portrayed by the sensational Anna Netrebko, who poses three riddles to her suitors. Failure to answer correctly results in dire consequences. The mysterious Prince Calaf, portrayed by Yusif Eyvazov, courageously takes up the challenge, igniting a thrilling tale of love, sacrifice, and redemption.
Yusif Eyvazov’s powerful and emotive voice has captivated audiences across the globe, and his portrayal of Calaf is eagerly awaited by opera enthusiasts and critics alike. Witness his riveting performance as he embodies the enigmatic Unknown Prince, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of the audience.
Joining Yusif on stage are other luminaries, including Raúl Giménez as Emperor Altoum, Vitalij Kowaljow as Timur, and Rosa Feola as the poignant character Liù.
The visually stunning staging of “Turandot” will be masterfully brought to life by director Davide Livermore.