Set in Rome in 1800 during Napoleon’s invasion of Italy, Puccini’s Tosca is a melodramatic, three-act opera featuring some of the composer’s best known lyrical arias. Its dramatic force continues today as one of the world’s most frequently performed and revered operas. Tosca was captured live from The Royal Opera House in London.
BIG ARTS has upgraded its digital projection system this season and installed a Paragon Electriscreen and a new satellite receiver dish. All Emerging Pictures Opera & Ballet in Cinema will be presented in surround sound and hi-definition. The digital projection system will deliver outstanding clarity, it is the same equipment used by the studios at Pixar, NFL, Sony, NASA, and Disney. Nearly 100 arts institutions, media arts centers and independent art houses across the nation are connected by Emerging Cinemas through state-of-the-
Series Sponsor The Sanctuary Golf Club.
To learn more about the Opera & Ballet in Cinema Series at BIG ARTS, as well as information about membership, workshops and upcoming events, stop by BIG ARTS, 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel; call (239) 395-0900; e-mail info@BIGARTS.org;
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Whether your interest is in classical, jazz, or popular music; dance; the visual arts; lectures; film or live theater; or in attending a class or workshop – BIG ARTS has something for everyone! BIG ARTS serves Sanibel, Captiva and Southwest Florida.