Opera and Ballet

Opera and Ballet

Stage photo of the staging by Willy Decker
A great cast for Peter Grimes

Peter Grimes

Luogo: 
Teatro Regio

Playbill

Opera in one prologue and three acts
Libretto by Montagu Slater
from the poem The Borough by George Crabbe

Music by Benjamin Britten
Original language version

Characters

Cast

Peter Grimes tenor

Neil Shicoff
Jon Ketilsson
(25, 27, 5)

Captain Balstrode baritone

Mark S.Doss

Ellen Orford soprano

Nancy Gustafson
Janice Watson (25, 27, 5)

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Opera and Ballet

Idomeneo, Mozart reads Omero

Opera and Ballet

Stage photo of The Nutcracker
Christmas with The Nutcracker

Opera and Ballet

Stage photo
Stars of bel canto for Tancredi

Idomeneo

Luogo: 
Teatro Regio

Playbill

Drama for music in three acts
Libretto by Giambattista Varesco
based on the homonymous tragédie lyrique by Antoine Danchet

Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

Characters

Cast

Idomeneo tenor

Matthew Polenzani
José Ferrero
(23, 26, 30)

Idamante mezzo-soprano

Ruxandra Donose
Lucia Cirillo (23, 26, 30)

Ilia soprano

Annick Massis
Yolanda Auyanet (23, 26, 30)

Collega prezziario: 

The Nutcracker

Luogo: 
Teatro Regio

Playbill

Ballet in three acts
Libretto by Marius Petipa
from the novel Nutcracker and the mouse king
by Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann

Music by Pëtr Il’ič Čajkovskij 

 

Characters Cast
The Prince



 

Viktor Lebedev (11, 15, 19s, 23s)
Grigorij Pjateckij (12p)
Sergej Strelkov (12s, 18, 23p)
Aleksandr Savel’ev (13, 17, 20)
Aleksej Popov (16, 19p, 22)

Collega prezziario: 

Tancredi

Luogo: 
Teatro Regio

Playbill

Heroic opera in two acts
Libretto by Gaetano Rossi
based on the tragedy by Voltaire Tancrède

Music by Gioachino Rossini

 

Characters

Cast

Tancredi mezzo-soprano

Daniela Barcellona
Manuela Custer(26, 28, 2, 4)

Amenaide soprano

Patrizia Ciofi
Anna Maria Dell'Oste (26, 28, 2, 4)

Argirio tenor

Antonino Siragusa

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Opera and Ballet

La traviata opens the new Season

The Queen of Spades

Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece
as conceived by Gianandrea Noseda
and Denis Krief

Teatro Regio, Thursday 21 May 2009 at 8 pm

La dama di picche, the opera masterpiece by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky on the libretto by his brother Modest from the story of the same name by Alexander Pushkin, will open on Thursday 21 May at Teatro Regio. The new staging of this rarely performed work has been entrusted to Denis Krief; a musician and man of the theatre who distinguishes himself for the originality and depth of interpretation of both classical and contemporary repertoire, Krief will be responsible for the stage direction, sets, costumes and lighting. On the podium is Gianandrea Noseda, an expert in Russian repertoire, the former Principal Guest Conductor at the  Mariinsky Theatre of Saint Petersburg, who will conduct La dama di picche for the first time on stage at the Regio in its original language. The chorus will be directed by Maestro Roberto Gabbiani. Maestro of the Children’s Chorus of the Teatro Regio and the “G. Verdi” Conservatory is Claudio Fenoglio.  The opera will be broadcast live by  Rai Radio3 on 21 May.

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