The Metropolitan Opera: Rigoletto Encore

Opening Date:

March 6, 2013

Cast:

Piotr Beczala, Zeljko Lucic, Diana Damaru

Director:

Michael Mayer, Michele Mariotti

Genre:

Musical, Program

Run Time:

3 hr. 35 min.

MPAA Rating:

NR

Synopsis:

Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi's towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960. Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke of Mantua, with Zejko Lucic is his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto, and Diana Damrau is Rigoletto's daughte, Gilda -- their victim. Michele Mariotti conducts.