Rigoletto


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Rigoletto

arranges murder of daughter’s seducer; she dies instead. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, Rigoletto, Westerman, 299–300]
See: Irony

Rigoletto

wreaks vengeance on daughter-seducing Duke of Mantua. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, Rigoletto, Westerman, 300]
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Playing melodies from Rigoletto, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Don Giovanni, Faust, and others, Romero succeeds remarkably well in coaxing from his instrument very nearly the whole orchestral palette.
Nancy Hermiston's no-frills direction kept musical values and singers' needs primarily in mind: nothing distracted the audience's attention from the singers; her direction also brought out subtle complexities and even tenderness in Gilda's relationship with Rigoletto (her deviously possessive father).
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I have been invited to WNO's majestic bay-side home, the Wales Millennium Centre, to watch the final dress rehearsal of Rigoletto.
Die Meistersinger may be grabbing the headlines, but this season at Welsh National Opera also includes a major role debut for international baritone Simon Keenlyside in the title role of Verdi's Rigoletto.
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