Sara Blanch will play the role of Donna Fiorilla in the new production of Il Turco in Italia (Rossini) of the Oviedo Opera, in co-production with the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse and the Teatro Municipal of Santiago de Chile. Emilio Sagi, stage director, set the scene in the Naples of the 50s and 60s, recreating the light, the joy of living and the typical character of the Italian city. Iván López Reinoso will be responsible for the musical direction.
Debut on stage at the Liceu
L'italiana in Algeri (Rossini)
Back in the Gran Teatre del Liceu and this time on stage, after the concert versions of Thaïs by Massenet during the last season. Sara Blanch will be Elvira in the nine performances of the magnificent work of youth of Rossini, L'italiana in Algeri, sharing scene with the Mustafa of Luca Pisaroni and Simón Orfila. It is a production of the Fondazione Teatro Regio di Torino, with Vittorio Borrelli as stage director and with musical direction by Riccardo Frizza.
World premiere of the opera by B. Casablancas
L'enigma di Lea (Casablancas)
Sara Blanch will participate as one of the ladies of the border (the First Lady) in the world premiere at the Gran Teatre del Liceu of L'enigma di Lea, the first opera by Benet Casablancas, with texts by Rafael Agullol. Josep Pons will head a team of experts in contemporary music who will tackle the challenging score, while Carme Portacelli, one of the finest contemporary stage directors, will be in charge of the mise-en-scène.