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Seattle Opera Presents “Rigoletto”

Seattle Opera Presents: Rigoletto Giuseppe Verdi Hugely popular ever since its Venice premiere, Verdi’s tense and brutal tale of a deformed court jester caught in a web of corruption, lechery, and revenge runs the full emotional gamut in true operatic … Continue reading

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Rigoletto in Moldova

The National Opera and Balet Theatre Maria Bieşu in Moldova Presents: Rigoletto   Sunday, November 24, 2013, 16:00 Original name: Le roi s’amuse Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave After the story by Victor Hugo Le roi s’amuse Stage Director: Eugen Platon Artist … Continue reading

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Rigoletto in Athens

  Presents: Giuseppe Verdi Rigoletto Conductor: Lucas Karytinos Director – Set – Costumes: Nikos S. Petropoulos PREMIERE 6 DECEMBER 2013 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15 December 2013 Athens Concert Hall – Alexandra Trianti Hall Performances begin at … Continue reading

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“Rigoletto” in Estonia

    “Rigoletto”       Opera by Giuseppe Verdi Premiere: 9 November 2007 Verdi’s opera is based on Victor Hugo’s play Le roi s’amuse. The opera retells of the court jester Rigoletto who is disliked for his scornful wit. Inside, Rigoletto is … Continue reading

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VERDI’S 200th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: “RIGOLETTO” premieres in Slovenia

The Opera Balet Ljubljana Presents: Giuseppe Verdi’s RIGOLETTO An Opera in Three Acts  Premiere: 26 September 2013 3 October 2013 19:30 SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana 15 November 2013 19:30 SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana 27 November 2013 19:30 SNG Opera … Continue reading

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“Rigoletto” in Krakov, Poland

  Rigoletto Composer: Giuseppe Verdi     22.09.2013 Sunday, time: 6:00 pm Cast: Il Duca di Mantova Krzysztof Bednarek, Vasyl Grokholskyi, Tomasz Kuk, Krzysztof Marciniak, Leszek Świdziński, Adam Zdunikowski Rigoletto Andrzej Biegun, Andrzej Dobber, Jerzy Mechliński, Leszek Skrla, Dainius Stumbras, … Continue reading

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VERDI’S 200th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: Rigoletto with the London Symphony Orchestra (Review)

Rigoletto – review Barbican, London High-voltage intensity and fierce insight powered this superb concert performance of Verdi’s masterpiece By Tim Ashley, The Guardian, Tuesday 17 September 2013 In his element in Verdi … conductor Gianandrea Noseda     The London … Continue reading

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Viva Verdi Gala Concert in Canada

  Friday, October 11, 2013, 7:00 pm Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre Viva Verdi Gala Concert Edmonton Opera Chorus, Michael Spassov, conductor Edmonton Youth Orchestra, Michael Massey, conductor Emilio De Mercato, piano Stephanie Kwan, piano Vaughan String Quartet Bertrand Malo, bass-baritone … Continue reading

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