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Sep. 11 2016

10/29/16 – Don Carlo – 1pm

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San Francisco Opera

Don Carlo

Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle
Sung in Italian

front page photo credit: Cory Weaver

RUNNING TIME: 4 hours, 27 minutes including two intermissions

At the time of Spain’s brutal Inquisition, the king of Spain marries the woman his son loves and sets into motion a tension-filled chain of events. Don’t miss this magnificent tale of romantic triangles, political idealism and life-and-death devotion.

Michael Fabiano (Don Carlo),  Ana María Martínez (Elisabetta), Nadia Krasteva (Princess Eboli), Mariusz Kwiecien (Rodrigo), René Pape (Philip II), Andrea Silvestrelli (The Grand Inquisitor), Matthew Stump (A Monk), Nian Wang (Tebaldo), Toni Marie Palmertree (A Heavenly Voice), Pene Pati (Count Lerma); conducted by Nicola Luisotti. – See more at: http://sfopera.com/discover-opera/tv-and-radio-broadcasts/#sthash.r0reeAEn.dpuf

 

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