Opera International presents an Ellen Kent Production: Rigoletto
Event Date: 18 Jan 2018 - 18 Jan 2018
Posted in: Theatre
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Event Times:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm.
Event Details
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra.


The masterpiece they tried to ban

Starring Vladimir Dragos* and Iurie Gisca* as Rigoletto

Featuring a magnificent golden eagle with a seven-foot wingspan and two royal greyhounds.

A stunning traditional production recapturing the decadence of Renaissance Italy with lavish sets and opulent costumes.

Celebrating the return of the critically acclaimed soprano Alyona Kistenyova* as Gilda.

Verdi’s masterpiece Rigoletto is a dramatic tale of the jester’s daughter whose heart is stolen by a charming but unreliable ruler - and how her father’s attempts to prevent the love affair lead to tragedy. The opera was almost banned because it exposed the licentious behaviour of the powers-that-be at court.

Featuring the two of the most celebrated tenor arias La Donna è Mobile and Questa o Quella justly turned into classics by Caruso, Rigoletto is based on a play by Victor Hugo, who wrote Les Miserables.


"Brilliantly sung"
The Times, Royal Albert Hall

"It is Vladimir Dragos who effortlessly held the stage."
Cork Examiner *****

Sung in Italian with English surtitles.
*Cast subject to change.

Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Opera.

Artists / Speakers: Ellen Kent - Producer, Vladimir Dragos, Iurie Gisca, Alyona Kistenyova.

Booking: https://go.evvnt.com/159312-0
Website: https://go.evvnt.com/159312-1

Price: Tickets from - GBP 14.75.
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Address: Bristol Hippodrome, St Augustine’s Parade, Bristol, United Kingdom BS1 4UZ