ROH: Rigoletto

Anniversary Screening (performed in September 2021) Running from
Last event: Thursday 10 March at 7.15pm
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Part of: Stage on Screen

Cast 
Carlos Álvarez Rigoletto
Liparit Avetisyan Duke of Mantua
Lisette Oropesa Gilda
Brindley Sherratt Sparafucile
Ramona Zaharia Maddalena
Eric Greene Count Monterone
Kseniia Nikolaieva Giovanna
Dominic Sedgwick Marullo
Egor Zhuravskii Borsa
Blaise Malaba Count Ceprano 

The Royal Opera Chorus 
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House 

Music Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto Francesco Maria Piave
Director Oliver Mears
Set designer Simon Lima Holdsworth
Costume designer Ilona Karas
Lighting designer Fabiana Piccioli
Movement director Anna Morrissey 

In a pitiless world of luxurious decadence, corruption and social decay, Director of The Royal Opera Oliver Mears sets his scene. In his first work for his own Company, Mears brings Verdi’s masterpiece into the modern world. Verdi’s thrilling Rigoletto pits power against innocence, beauty against ugliness, conducted by Sir Antonio Pappano. This special anniversary screening of Verdi’s Rigoletto celebrates 171 years since its premiere in 1851. 

 

Certificate:

12A

Time details

2 hours and 50 minutes (including one interval)

Languages:

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

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