Il trovatore

Il trovatore

Giuseppe Verdi

        

Libretto: Salvadore Cammarano after the play El Trovador by Antonio Garcia Gutierrez

First performance: Teatro Apollo, Rome, January 19 1853

First performance at the Israeli opera: January 11, 2007

 

Conductor           Massimiliano Stefaneli
Omer M. Wellber
Director Stephen Lawless
Revival Director Micha Handel
Set Designer Benoit Dugardyn
Costume Designer Martin Pakledinaz
Lighting Designer Joan Sullivan Gent
Lighting Revival Michael Mcnamara

 

Soloists          

    

Manrico Pierro Giuliacci
Vladimir Kuzmenko
Leonora Michéle Crider
Annalisa Raspagliosi
Count Di Luna Albert Schagidullin
Christopher Robertson
Azucena Tea Demurishvili
  Svetlana Sandler
Ferrando Vladimir Braun
Ruiz Sami Bechar
Old Gypsy Sorin Semillian
Messenger Boris Yerufeyev
Inez Ira Bertman 

 

The Israeli Opera Chorus
Conductor Leonti Wolf
The Opera Orchestra - The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion
Surtitles: Israel Ouval
Sung in Italian
Surtitles in English and Hebrew


A mysterious troubadour and gypsies entangled in mistaken identities. The story of Count di Luna who courts the lady Leonora who is in love with a mysterious troubadour. One of Verdi's most beloved opera reaches the stage of the Israeli Opera for the first time in a coproduction with the Los Angeles and Washington DC opera houses.

Synopsis

Production Album

Photos: Yossi Zwecker        



Dates

Thurs 11.1 (20:00), Fri 12.1 (13:00), Sat 13.1 (20:00), Mon 15.1 (20:00),

Tues 16.1 (20:00), Wed 17.1 (20:00), Fri 19.1 (13:00), Sat 20.1 (20:00),

Sun 21.1 (20:00), Mon 22.1 (20:00), Thurs 25.1 (20:00), Fri 26.1 (13:00),

Sat 27.1 (20:00)

Towards opening: Sat 6.1 (11:00)

Before the show back stage tours: Tues 16.1 (19:00), Sun 21.1 (19:00), Thurs 25.1 (19:00)


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