Trovatore, Il

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Verdi's dramatic opera of love, jealousy and revenge. Read More >

Verdi’s dramatic opera of love, jealousy and revenge.

Rebel leader Manrico is in love with Leonora, which is a problem for Conte di Luna who wants Leonora himself. Raids, rescues, prisoners and poisons drive the forward to its deadly ending.

Moshinsky’s production sets the action in 19th century Italy.

Performed in Italian with English surtitles.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 30/01/2007

Closing Night: 23/02/2007

Running time: 3h

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Cast & Creative


Anthony Michaels-Moore, Catherine Naglestad, Stephanie Blythe, Marcelo Alvarez/Zoran Todorovich, Raymond Aceto, Kishano Jayasinghe, Haoyin Xue


Director - Elijah Moshinsky

Producer - Royal Opera in a co-production with Teatro Real, Madrid

Conductor - Nicola Luisotti

Lighting Designer - Howard Harrison

Set Designer - Dante Ferretti

Lyrics By - Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano after a Spanish play by Antonio Garcia Gutierrez

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