Il Trovatore, Verdi (Arènes de Vérone)

Friday January 24th, 2020 – 15h | Wednesday January 29th, 2020 – 19h

Together with Rigoletto and La TraviataIl Trovatore is part of what is commonly known as Verdi’s “popular trilogy”. Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov will be the stars of the Franco Zeffirelli production of Verdi’s masterpiece at the Arena di Verona for the 97th Opera Festival. One of the most acclaimed and widely-recognized sopranos in the world today will make her debut at the world’s largest open-air theatre.

Opera in four acts (1853)
Music: Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano
After Antonio García Gutiérrez

Musical direction: Pier Giorgio Morandi
Stage direction and sets: Franco Zeffirelli
Costumes: El Camborio
Recreated by: Lucia Real
Dance movements: Gaetano Petrosino
Scenography: Michele Olcese

Arena di Verona Orchestra, Chorus and Corps de Ballet

Il Conte di Luna, Luca Salsi
Leonora, Anna Netrebko
Azucena, Dolora Zajick
Manrico, Yusif Eyvazov
Ferrando, Riccardo Fassi
Ines, Elisabetta Zizzo
Ruiz, Carlo Bosi
Un vecchio zingaro, Dario Giorgelè
Un messo, Antonello Ceron

Duration: 2:50 including one 20-min interval
In Italian, with French subtitles

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