Friday 22 July 2016

Rigoletto From £16 (Save up to 24%) - London Coliseum

A tragic story of jealousy, vengeance and sacrifice, Rigoletto is one of Verdi’s most popular operas. Jonathan Miller’s much-loved “Mafia” production makes a welcome return to the ENO stage at the London Coliseum--relocating the action to New York’s "Little Italy" in the 1950s. Featuring some of opera’s most immediately recognisable music, including "Women abandon us" ("La donna รจ mobile"), Verdi’s thrilling score will be conducted by Sir Richard Armstrong.
Everyone loves Rigoletto's razor-sharp wit. But this time, it has really drawn blood. Sometimes his sharp tongue runs away with him. And his latest wisecrack has started a vendetta that’s far from funny. Now, with his daughter seduced by the dissolute Duke, Rigoletto is out for revenge. But he definitely won’t have the last laugh…   - Details - Buy Tickets