Venera makes her role debut as Elvira in I Puritani in Madrid / by Florence Eves

Venera makes her role debut as Elvira in Bellini’s final opera, I Puritani, at Teatro Real on 6 July. This is also Venera’s house debut at Madrid’s prestigious opera house.

She stars in this new production by Emilio Sagi and conducted by Evelino Pidò. One of Bellini’s classic bel canto operas, Elvira is at its centre caught between madness and love.

For full cast details and tickets, visit the Teatro Real website. Further performances are on 11, 13, 19 July. Make sure you’ve liked Venera on Facebook to keep up to date with backstage photos and more.