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Rigoletto in Tel Aviv


Giuseppe Verdi 

The womanizing 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. 735 more words


Taking bets on Verdi

In the anticipation leading up to the new season of the Royal Italian Opera in 1853, one might think that a new opera by Verdi would be of interest. 84 more words


Visceral Verdi

Rigoletto (Opera Queensland)

QPAC – Lyric Theatre

March 15 – 29

There is something about opera that makes it a complete theatrical experience. Its stories are big, its staging is large and everything simultaneously bombards the audience. 497 more words


Rigoletto by Boston Lyric Opera hits you right in the gut.

I happened to be at the premiere of the new production of Rigoletto by Boston Lyric Opera. The experience was incredibly emotional and profound. To find out why and how this was achieved I went behind the scenes to talk with  the director, costume designer, set designer and Rigoletto character. 1,543 more words

A Non-comprehensive Guide to London Shows

As a Tufts-in-London student, I have had the opportunity to see some amazing theater performances over the past two months. While each show is unique and enjoyable in its own way, some shows and productions were much better than others. 544 more words