Rigoletto

Rigoletto

Giuseppe Verdi
From the Repertoire

      

Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave after Victor Hugo’s Le Roi S’amuse
First Performance: Teatro La Fenice, Venice, March 11, 1851
First Performance at the Israeli Opera: March 29, 1997
First Performance of this production in the current season: June 30, 2012 

Conductor           Daniele Callegari 30.6, 1.7, 2.7,  3.7, 5.7, 6.7, 7.7, 8.7
Daniel Cohen 11.7, 12.7, 13.7, 14.7
Director David Pountney
Set Designer Stefanos Lazaridis
Costume Designer Sue Wilmington
Lighting Designer Paul Pyant

Soloists          
Rigoletto Carlos Almaguer  1.7, 3.7,  6.7, 8.7, 11.7, 13.7
Stefano Antonucci  30.6, 2.7, 5.7, 7.7, 12.7, 14.7
Gilda Hila Baggio 1.7, 3.7, 6.7, 8.7, 11.7, 13.7, 14.7
Adriana Kucerova 30.6, 2.7, 5.7, 7.7, 12.7
The Duke of Mantua Jean-Frarcois Borras 1.7, 2.7, 3.7, 5.7, 7.7
Alex Vicens 30.6, 6.7, 8.7, 11.7, 13.7
Given Nkosi 12.7, 14.7
Sparafucile Vladimir Braun
Maddalena Laura Brioli 30.6, 1.7, 2.7, 5.7, 6.7, 8.7, 11.7, 13.7, 14.7
liza kadelnik 3.7, 7.7, 12.7
Monterone Noah Briger
Borsa Guy Mannheim
Conte Ceprano Sorin Semilian
Marullo Yair Goren
Giovanna Ayala Zimbler 30.6, 1.7, 3.7, 5.7, 7.7, 11.7, 12.7, 14.7
Shay Bloch 2.7, 6.7, 8.7, 13.7
Contessa Ceprano Yael Sayag 3.7, 6.7, 7.7, 11.7, 13.7, 14.7
Shiri Hershkovitz  30.6, 1.7, 2.7, 5.7, 8.7, 12.7
Paggio Hadar Atari 30.6, 1.7, 3.7, 6.7, 7.7, 14.7
Paggio Avigail Gurtler 2.7, 5.7, 8.7, 11.7, 12.7, 13.7, 14.7
Usciere Oded Reich 1.7, 2.7, 5.7, 6.7, 8.7, 11.7, 12.7, 14.7
Anatoly Krasik  30.6, 3.7, 7.7, 13.7
                               

The Israeli Opera Chorus

Chorus Master: Yishai Steckler

The Opera Orchestra - The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion

Sung in Italian

Surtitles in English and Hebrew
Surtitles: Israel Ouval
  

Length of performance: approx. two hours and 40 minutes

The womenizing Duke sings La donna e mobile as he enjoys his ongoing conquests, while his jester Rigoletto plans a personal vendetta in Verdi’s popular opera about blind love, hate and the wish for revenge.

Synopsis

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Individual tickets sales will commence in October 2011

Dates

SAT 30.6.12 21:00
*SUN 1.7.12 20:00
MON 2.7.12 20:00
TUES 3.7.12 20:00
THURS 5.7.12 20:00
 FRI 6.7.12 20:00
SAT 7.7.12 21:00
SUN 8.7.12 20:00
WED 11.7.12 20:00
THURS 12.7.12 20:00
FRI 13.7.12 13:00
SAT 14.7.12 21:00

*Première Performance

Ticket Prices: 175/237/304/378/428 Nis
*15 Nis more for Saturday night performances

Towards Opening - a preview presentation with the creators and some of the performers,
with musical demonstrations from the opera:
SAT 23.6.12 11:00
Ticket Price: 70 Nis

Before the show back stage tours:
MON 2.7.12 18:45
THURS 5.7.12 18:45
WED 11.7.12 18:45
THURS 12.7.12 18:45                                   
Ticket Price: 25 Nis


Opera Talkback
MON 2.6
WED 11.6
TUE 12.6

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