Lucia di Lammermoor at Semperoper Dresden / by Florence Eves

Venera returns to Dresden for her second performance at the Semperoper Dresden this season as Lucia in Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor.

Lucia is one of Venera’s signature roles. Her recent performances of it include in Beijing in April 2017 for her Chinese debut and at Opernhaus Zürich in February 2017.

In Dresden, Giampaolo Bisanti conducts and the production is by Dietrich W. Hilsdorf. Venera stars alongside Aleksey Isaev and Simone Piazzola, who share the role of Lord Enrico Ashton, and Edgaras Montvidas as Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood.

Performances are on 18, 22, 25, 29 November, 8 and 22 December. Find out more and buy tickets from the Semperoper Dresden website.

Semperoper Dresden interviewed Venera about the performances: