“Covid fan tutte” at the Finnish National Opera
From 28 August 2020 to 23 October 2020, The Finnish National Opera presents Covid fan tutte, an adaptation of Mozart’s masterpiece. This new production will be conducted by Jussi Nikkilä and conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen, on a new libretto written by Minna Lindgren.
The premiere of Covid fan tutte will take place at the end of August. The cast includes Finland’s most prominent soloists, including Karita Mattila (as Despina), Miina-Liisa Värelä, Tommi Hakala, Johanna Rusanen, Tuomas Katajala, and Waltteri Torikka. Minna Lindgren will write a topical libretto to the score of Mozart’s Così fan tutte, combining elements of satire and reality shows.