Synopsis by Mark Deming
The La Scala Opera Company presents this acclaimed production of Rossini's final opera, William Tell, performed in a new Italian translation. This story of the love between a princess and a simple villager stars Chris Merritt as Arnold, with Riccardo Muti leading the orchestra. The production was photographed by award-winning cameraman Giuseppe Rotunno.
forbidden-love, nationalism, star-crossed-lovers, Switzerland, opera, princess, village