Queens of opera offer royal take on 'Maria Stuarda' at Covent Garden


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Joyce DiDonato — Marie Stuart
Carmen Giannattasio — Elisabeth Ire

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They are the crudest words ever uttered in opera…

A masterpiece of Bel Canto, Donizetti's Maria Stuarda is also famous for the legendary scene where the Queen of Scots describes her cousin Queen Elizabeth as the "impure daughter of Boleyn," calling her an “obscene, unworthy whore”.

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Production date: 2014
Duration: 4 min
Production: © Euronews
Resolution: SD