Guglielmo Tell

Teatro Regio, Wednesday 7 May 2014 - Sunday 18 May 2014

Reale Mutua


Tragic opera in four acts
Libretto by Étienne de Jouy and Hyppolite Bis
from the homonym drama by Friedrich Schiller and from the novel
La Suisse libre by Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian

Rhythmic italian translation by Calisto Bassi

Music by Gioachino Rossini



Guglielmo Tell,
a Swiss conjured baritone

Dalibor Jenis

Arnoldo Melcthal,
a Swiss conjured tenor

John Osborn
Enea Scala (9)

Matilde, a Habsburg princess
appointed to govern Swiss soprano

Angela Meade
Erika Grimaldi (9, 14)

Gualtiero Farst,
a Swiss conjured bass

Mirco Palazzi

Melcthal, Arnoldo's father bass Fabrizio Beggi
Jemmy, Guglielmo Tell's son soprano Marina Bucciarelli
Edwige, Guglielmo Tell's
wife mezzosoprano

Anna Maria Chiuri
Gessler, the Governor of the cantons
of Uri and Schwyz bass

Luca Tittoto
Ruodi, a fisherman tenor Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Rodolfo, Captain of
Gesler's guard tenor

Luca Casalin
Leutoldo, a shepherd bass Ryan Milstead
A hunter bass
Giuseppe Capoferri /
Davide Motta Fré (9, 14)


Characters and Cast in the movie
The younger Melchtal
Arnold child
Simone Alberghini
Michele Rizzi

Gianandrea Noseda


Graham Vick

Revival by Lorenzo Nencini
Sets and costumes Paul Brown
Choreography Ron Howell
Revival by Ilaria Landi
Lighting Giuseppe Di Iorio
Assistant director Marcin Lakomicki
Assistant to lighting Fiammetta Baldiserri
Chorus Master

Claudio Fenoglio


Orchestra & Chorus Teatro Regio Torino

New staging
in coproduction with Rossini Opera Festival of Pesaro

with the support of

Reale Mutua


1h13' (Act I), 25' (Interval), 52' (Act II),
25' (Interval), 1h25' (Act III and Act IV)


  1. Wednesday 7 May 2014 - 19.00 Series A
  2. Friday 9 May 2014 - 19.00 Series B
  3. Sunday 11 May 2014 - 15.00 Series F
  4. Wednesday 14 May 2014 - 19.00 Series D
  5. Sunday 18 May 2014 - 15.00 Series C