Verdi’s richly melodious tragedy glistens again as Opera Australia returns its much loved Moshinsky staging of Rigoletto to the Melbourne stage.
The final performance of Rigoletto for the current season thrilled opera lovers around the nation and the world via cinema relay. Viewed live at the Royal Opera House, the performance had a sterling musicality and a sizzling electricity that made the evening fairly zip by.
The Royal Opera House is currently reviving David McVicar’s production of Verdi’s opera Rigoletto, until 16 January 2018. In case you missed, here’s what critics thought.