Irina Lungu makes her debut at the Ópera de Oviedo in Spain, singing Elvira in Vincenzo Bellini’s I puritani.
The production by Emilio Sagi will be conducted by Iván López-Reynoso and will also feature John Osborn as Lord Arturo Talbo, Dalibor Jenis as Sir Riccardo Forth, Luca Tittoto as Sir Giorgio, Laura Vila as Enrichetta di Francia, and Luis López Navarro as Lord Gualtiero Valton. Opening night will take place on September 28 and there will be four repeat performances featuring the first cast on October 1, 4, 7 and 10, 2020.
Irina Lungu made her debut as Elvira in I puritani in 2017 in a production by Francesco Esposito which was shown in Modena, Piacenza and Reggio Emilia. Later this season, she will return to the Opernhaus Zürich in the role of the abandoned bride.