VERDI, G.: Rigoletto (Royal Opera House, 2001)


 

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Rigoletto
Libretto/Text Author: Piave, Francesco Maria
Libretto Source: Hugo, Victor
Conductor: Downes, Edward

Duke of Mantua: Alvarez, Marcelo
Sparafucile: Halfvarson, Eric

Set/Stage Designer: Vale, Michael
Costume Designer: McCallin, Tanya
Lighting Designer: Constable, Paule
Choreographer: Hausman, Leah
Stage Director: McVicar, David
Television Director: Judd, Sue

Date of Production: 2001
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Playing Time: 02:49:00
Catalogue Number: OA0830D
UPC: 0809478000143

Libretto

Synopsis

Verdi's drama of revenge, in its stunning new production by David McVicar, is filled with some of the composer's most celebrated music. Edward Downes conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House with a cast which includes Marcelo Alvarez, Christine Schäfer and Paolo Gavanelli. Contains nudity.

Bonus features:

- Illustrated synopsis
- Verdi through the looking glass - a BBC documentary
- Director David McVicar talks about his production of Rigoletto

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