Emilio López will be the director of the revival of Norma by ABAO-OLBE


The stage director Emilio López will be in charge of the revival of Norma, a production of the Teatro Real de Madrid, the Palau de Les Arts of Valencia and the ABAO-OLBE, developed by Davide Livermore, that will be on the stage of the Palacio Euskalduna of Bilbao between May 19th and 28th. This lyrical tragedy in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini, with libretto by Felice Romani, based on the tragedy Norma, ou L'infanticide by Alexandre Soumet, was premiered at the Teatro alla Scala of Milan in 1831. In the pit we will hear the Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa led by Pietro Rizzo. Also participating in this production is the Coro de Ópera de Bilbao and great names in the international opera world, such as Gregory Kunde, Anna Pirozzi, Silvia Tro Santafé and Roberto Tagliavini, among others.
This season Emilio López has conducted Madama Butterfly at the Palau de les Arts de Valencia, Turandot at the Teatro Cervantes de Málaga and La Malquerida, at the Teatro Campoamor de Oviedo.