Rigoletto (2006)

Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, based on the play Le Roi s’amuse by Victor Hugo

Performed in Italian
Performances: July 1, 5, 9, 11, 14
Other Productions: 1979, 1994

The Duke of Mantua: John Osborn
Borsa, a courtier: Marcus Augér
The Countess Ceprano: Jenny Searles
Rigoletto, the Duke’s jester: Todd Thomas
Count Ceprano, a nobleman: Austin Kness
Marullo, a courtier: Todd von Felker
Count Monterone, a nobleman: Tony Dillon
Sparafucile, an assassin: Kevin Maynor
Gilda, daughter of Rigoletto: Jane Redding
Giovanna, Gilda’s companion: Holly Sorenson
Page: Vivian Krich-Brinton
Herald: Gregory Bruce
Maddalena, sister of Sparafucile: Janara Kellerman

Conductor: Robert L. Larsen
Stage Director: Robert L. Larsen
Assistant Conductor: Richard A. Cordova
Assistant Stage Director: Kyle Marrero
Chorus Master: Jennifer Peterson
Musical Preparation: Elden Little, Christiaan Crans, Bryan Lemke
Scenic Design: R. Keith Brumley
Lighting Design: Barry Steele
Make-Up/Hair Design: Elsen Associates, Inc.
Costumes: Malabar Limited, Toronto
Choreographer: Hank Adams
Stage Manager: Tracy Davis
Supertitle Operator: Andrew Lesieur

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