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Rigoletto, the hunchbacked court jester wants revenge. His beloved daughter, Gilda, has been abducted and seduced by the Duke and he hires a hit-man to assassinate him. Tragedy prevails in Verdi's masterpiece of love, lust and betrayal. Based on Hugo's Le roi s'amuse. First performed at La Fenice in Venice on 11 March 1851 Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

Performers Michael Fabiano (Duke of Mantua - some dates), Ivan Magri (Duke of Mantua - some dates), Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Rigoletto - some dates), Dimitri Platanias (Rigoletto - some dates), Sofia Fomina (Gilda - some dates), Lucy Crowe (Gilda - some dates), Andrea Mastroni (Sparafucile), Nadia Krasteva (Maddalena), Sarah Pring (Giovanna - some dates), Kathleen Wilkinson (Giovanna - some dates), James Rutherford (Count Monterone - some dates), Darren Jeffery (Count Monterone - some dates), Dominic Sedgwick (Marullo), Thomas Atkins (Matteo Borsa), Simon Shibambu (Count Ceprano), Simon Shibambu (Count Ceprano), Francesca Chiejina (Countess Ceprano), Jacquelyn Stucker (Countess Ceprano).
Music Verdi. Lyrics Francesco Maria Piave. Book by Victor Hugo. Producer Royal Opera House. Conductor Alexander Joel. Director David McVicar. Design Michael Vale. Costume Tanya McCallin. Lighting Paule Constable. Director Leah Hausman (movement director). Company Royal Opera Chorus. Company Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

Rigoletto

Rigoletto (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T1093396035. Details of all Rigoletto archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2071

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16 Jan 18
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