The Coronation of Poppea
[L'Incoronazione di Poppea]
Opera by Claudio Monteverdi, with a libretto by Giovanni Francesco Busenello
Premiered on June 14, 2014 at the Palais Garnier of the National Opera, Paris, France
Premiered on February 1, 2015 at the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy
Sung in Italian.
With Poppea, Robert Wilson concluded a trilogy of Monteverdi operas, consisting of Orpheus (2009) and The Return of Ulisses to his Homeland (2011), all of which were coproductions of the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy, with the National Opera, Paris, France.