Teatro Regio Torino’s dramatic staging of Simon Boccanegra can’t overcome the opera’s many problems.

Arts review: Simon Boccanegra can’t overcome its inherent problems

Fine singing and impressive sets can’t disguise the weakness of the music or the muddled plot of one of Verdi’s lesser works

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Teatro Regio Torino’s dramatic staging of Simon Boccanegra can’t overcome the opera’s many problems.
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