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A JESTER’S GESTURES: A Review of Rigoletto

A JESTER’S GESTURES: A Review of Rigoletto

April 26, 2016 No Comments

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum   Verdi’s dark, but ever so beloved “Rigoletto” closed the CT Lyric Opera/CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra’s 2015-16 season on April 22 when it premiered at New Britain’s Trinity-on-Main. The production will also appear on May 1 at Hartford’s Infinity Hall and culminate at MHS Arts Center in Middletown […]

RIGOLETTO by G. Verdi<br />Apr. 22, 24, May 1, 14

RIGOLETTO by G. Verdi
Apr. 22, 24, May 1, 14

March 23, 2016 No Comments

  Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto is a spectacular fast-paced story of seduction, love, ridicule and tragic death, with powerful music, that has often been cited as Verdi’s best! Connecticut Lyric Opera and the Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra present a fully staged production with full orchestra conducted by maestro Adrian Sylveen. In Italian with projected English supertitles. […]

A JESTER’S GESTURES: A Review of Rigoletto

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum   Verdi’s dark, but ever so beloved “Rigoletto” closed the CT Lyric...

RIGOLETTO by G. Verdi
Apr. 22, 24, May 1, 14

  Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto is a spectacular fast-paced story of seduction, love, ridicule and tragic death, with powerful music,...

CLO Tour of Tuscany and Rome

Experience Florence, Rome and more while visiting CLO’s Greve Opera Academy & Music Festival in the heart of Tuscany!...

FAUST REVIEW – The Devil made him do it!

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum To paraphrase the humorous expression from the 1970’s, “the devil made me...

Greve Summer Opera Academy

After three successful summer programs in-state, Connecticut Lyric Opera and Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra are pleased to announce the...