Hershey is back at the piano in…World Premiere – Live from Florence
Get your ticket now! Puccini March 14th at 5 PM Pacific
Hershey Felder, PUCCINI is the story of a young musician in love with the world of opera, and in particular Giacomo Puccini’s La bohème, Tosca, and Madama Butterfly. When, through a series of unusual circumstances, the young musician meets the musical master himself, secrets are revealed that send the young musician soaring.
With special guests, Baritone Nathan Gunn, Soprano Gianna Corbisiero, Tenor Charles Castronovo, and Soprano Ekaterina Siurina, PUCCINI features music that is beloved and known throughout the world, from “Nessun Dorma,” to “O Mio Babbino Caro” and more.
Filmed and performed on location in Lucca, Pisa, and Florence, Italy, in the very locations where events took place, including the home of Puccini’s birth. This new work promises to bring you the story and music of one of the world’s most beloved composers.Click here to reserve access
“Behind the Scenes” and Scene Selections from PUCCINIshot on location where events actually took place.
Photos courtesy of Marco Badiani and THE FLORENTINE
Cast “family” Photo taken in the home where Puccini was born, at the piano upon which Puccini composed TURANDOT. With Gianna Corbisiero as TOSCA, Charles Castronovo as CALAF, Ekaterina Siurina as LIU, Nathan Gunn as SCARPIA and Hershey as PUCCINI.
Scenes from LA BOHEME with Charles Castronovo as RODOLFO, Gianna Corbisiero as MIMI, Nathan Gunn as MARCELLO and Ekaterina Siurina as MUSETTA.
In the Hills of Tuscany, with ‘Musicisti Fiorentini’ – filming musical scenes
Hershey Felder is known for his theatrical portrayals of great composers (George Gershwin Alone, Beethoven, Irving Berlin, Fryderyk Chopin, Leonard Bernstein, Tchaikovsky, Liszt and more) as well as a full upcoming season of theatrical creations brought to you at home from his artistic base in Florence, Italy. With the onset of world changes, Hershey Felder created HERSHEY FELDER PRESENTS – LIVE FROM FLORENCE, an Arts Broadcasting Company, devoted both to entertaining, as well as raising funds for Artists and Theatrical Organizations in need. PUCCINI will be our 7th cinematic broadcast following IRVING BERLIN, BEETHOVEN, GEORGE GERSHWIN ALONE, A PARIS LOVE STORY, TCHAIKOVSKY in FLORENCE and BEFORE FIDDLER.
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