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Un ballo in maschera

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About the Show Less...

Amelia betrays her politician husband who in his turn betrays the king, her lover. Read More >

In their role debuts, Marcelo Alvarez, a familiar interpreter of Verdi at Covent Garden, is the reforming Gustavus III [Riccardo], with Thomas Hampson as his friend Ankarstroem [Renato], who turns assassin out of jealousy. The cast is completed by Elisabetta Fiorillo in her House debut as Madame Arvidson [Ulrica], the fortuneteller whose prophecy proves deadly accurate, Camilla Tilling as the page, Oscar, and Giovan Battista Parodi as Count Ribbing.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 12/04/2005

Closing Night: 30/04/2005

Running time: 3h

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Cast & Creative


Director - Mario Martone

Conductor - Antonio Pappano

Set Designer - Sergio Tramonti

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Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom WC2E 9DD