André Chénier - The Head
The secret about the scenery for the opera in four acts by Umberto Giordano is disclosed more and more. In the beginning it was quite mysterious and everything had to remain veiled. In a shipyard on Lake Constance, this head was built. 15 m high and with a diameter of 12 m. This week it is loaded onto a ship and taken to the floating stage at Bregenz. Fussach, Austria, March 8, 2011.