South Bend Lyric Opera is bringing you Verdi’s famously dark tale of power and sacrifice about a cursed father’s efforts to protect his beloved daughter from the faithless but charming man whom she loves. Set in the roaring twenties and touching on modern issues of privilege and influence, this fast-paced opera rings as true today as it did when it premiered more than 160 years ago. Rigoletto features vivid characters singing some of Verdi’s most captivating melodies, including the Duke’s “La donna è mobile”.
“The Duke,” the mayor of the Southside Chicago neighborhood of Mantua is hosting a party at the famous underground....see more
Jessica Carter, Lisa Domricheva, Julio Gallegos, Benjamin Ganger,
Jacob Medich, Michael Prough, Patrick Sweeney, Quin Wezeman