TITLE

Brief Story Synopsis

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Tosca (Puccini) Libretto Series;2001, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a brief synopsis of the opera entitled "Tosca." The opera started with a description of the political status of Rome in 1800, followed with the introduction of painter Mario Cavaradossi. It noted that Cavaradossi concealed an escape fugitive named Cesare Angelotti which made him arrested by police chief Baron Scarpia. It likewise mentioned that Scarpia desired Floria Tosca, the lover of the Cavaradossi, and informed that Cavaradossi was killed with real bullets.
ACCESSION #
31233893

 

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