March 6, 2013
Piotr Beczala, Zeljko Lucic, Diana Damaru
Michael Mayer, Michele Mariotti
3 hr. 35 min.
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.