Honors College students will attend the Metropolitan Opera’s performance of Verdi’s “Rigoletto” at the world-famous Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
From the Metropolitan Opera:
“George Gagnidze and Željko Lučić share the pinnacle role of the Italian baritone repertory in Michael Mayer’s electrifying production set in 1960 in a Las Vegas casino. Tenors Piotr Beczala and Stephen Costello alternate as the licentious Duke. Back from her triumphant Met debut in I Puritani, soprano Olga Peretyatko is Gilda, Rigoletto’s innocent daughter pursued by the callous Duke. Pablo Heras-Casado conducts Verdi’s timeless tragedy.”
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