Leoncavallo

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Leoncavallo

Ruggiero . 1858--1919, Italian composer of operas, notably I Pagliacci (1892)
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Suor Angel ica by Giacomo Puccini tells the sad story of a woman's desire to find her child, and Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo is the work that turned him into an instant celebrity in Milan.
This consultation aims to build the backdrop of opera Cavalleria Rusticana by Pietro Mascagni and I Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo, with sets and staging Yannis Kokkos for the Theatre du Capitole in Toulouse (France).
Ridgley, a Van Nuys resident, appears in director Franco Zeffirelli's updated version of the Ruggero Leoncavallo opera standard as a juggling clown perched atop a unicycle, one of 150 supporting characters.