2016 Season

Giuseppe Verdi

Rigoletto

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Staged and costumed with chamber ensemble, and supertitles in English and French.

Rigoletto was staged as a tarot reading in progress, using life-size doors, hand-painted and customized to each character.
Music Director – Vito Lo Re
Artistic Director – Vincent Thomas

CAST

Rigoletto – Jeffrey Carl
Duke of Mantua – Andrzej Stec
Sparafucile – Kyle McDonald
Maddalena – Cassandra Warner
Count Ceprano – Thomas Franzky
Countess Ceprano – Rebecca Gray
Marullo – Andrew Riddles
Count Monterone – Alain Franchomme
Borsa – Corey Arnold
Giovanna – Jean-E Hudson
Usher – Rodney Williamson
Page – Kimberley Bentham

Fortune teller – Rimma Vedom

CHORUS

Chorus Master – Alain Paquette
Rehearsal Accompanist – Carolyn Yip

Tenors

Alain Paquette
Andrew Snow
Soren Wainio-Theberge

Baritones

Andrew Riddles
Dave Shipley

Basses

Fred Bradley
Anton Tyukavkin
Rodney Williamson

SUPERNUMERIES

Kathleen Cauley, Polina Lepniakova, Elise Monaghan, Noora Nakhai, Vanessa Peterson, Melanie Wilder

PRODUCTION CREW

Stage Manager – Laura Wheeler
Assistant Stage Manager – Heather Forsyth
Production Assistant – Michael Hudson
Technical Director – Bart Tecter
Set Design – Vincent Thomas
Costumes – Richard Crossman Enterprises
Surtitles – Kim Bentham
Makeup – Jacqui Lambert
Hair – Pina Cava