"Simon Boccanegra" in Erfurt

On Sunday (28 April 2013), Ilia Papandreou makes her debut as Amelia in Verdi's thrilling musical drama "Simon Boccanegra" at the Theater Erfurt. After Ilia Papandreou was successful in french parts as Alice ("Robert le Diable") and Micaela ("Carmen"), now she returns with the Amelia back to the Italian opera. Here she was recently acclaimed by the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung for her "very light" Simonetta in Ruggero Leoncavallo's "I Medici" and in this part "exciting" "with large, lyrical soprano" (Thomas