The Spanish conductor José Miguel Pérez-Sierra will direct the Verdi masterpiece in May Rigoletto, one of the most popular works by Italian composer. It meets at the Opéra de Massy (France), in an elegant and acclaimed production director of Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Jean-Louis Grinda that the Madrid director and previously directed. Pérez-Sierra, one of the most respected specialists in romantic bel canto operatic repertoire and the general, returns to Verdi after the successful performances of The barberillo Lavapies that he just directed at the Madrid Theater of La Zarzuela where he held, precisely with the work of Vives, 100 functions on the podium Coliseum his hometown.
With this Rigoletto Pérez-Sierra returns to a country, France, in which he has developed a considerable part of its long international career. Massy will be in charge of large international cast before continuing his musical journey that, later, and in June, will take you once again to the Opéra de Metz (Always in France) to direct Carmen Bizet, the most famous opera of the French repertoire. Also this summer, a year more- await you at the Rossini Festival of Wildbad (Germany), where Matilde di Shabran review, ie Beauty and iron heart, one of the less widely Rossini operas in a new production signing the outstanding soprano Stefania Bonfadelli.
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