OPERA ITHACA PRESENTS: GIANNI SCHICCHI (55 NR)
VIRTUAL SCREENINGS BEGIN 10/9
2 day rental available – $25, with discounted virtual tickets for Arts Industry Professionals ($15) and Students ($10)
What is virtual cinema?
“…backstabbingly socially distant…”
What do you do when the family patriarch dies in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic? Hire a con man and change his will.
Giacomo Puccini’s comedic one-act masterpiece, premiered in the midst of the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic, is brought to you as an original film produced by Opera Ithaca. Join us and see just what happens when opera’s favorite dysfunctional family goes into quarantine. Best of all – you can enjoy from the complete safety of home!
Director: Ben Robinson
Co-Director & Editor: David Kossack
Meet the Creative Team
Download the e-program here.
FLEFF VIRTUAL TALK BACK – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15 at 6 PM
Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival co-director, Dr. Patricia Zimmermann, welcomes Ben Robinson, the artistic director of Opera Ithaca, along with members of the cast and creative team of their groundbreaking new cinematic production of Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi.
Register Here via Zoom.