The fine lady and great soprano that is Mariella "Devia di Lammermoor" Devia, we discover, in her glorious career hadn't yet appeared in Anna Bolena: she'll debut in the role tonight. Our main man Graham Vick is teh mind behind the staging, in Verona.
The rest of the cast: Michele Pertusi (Enrico VIII), Francesco Meli (Riccardo Percy), Marco Spotti (Rocheford), Marina Domashenko (Giovanna Seymur). The opera hasn't been staged in Verona in the last 160 years (only three editions til today at Teatro Filarmonico: in 1833, 1835 e 1843). This Anna will be conducted by Lu Jia, replicas on the 27th, 29th, and on April 1 and 4.