Opera Screening: Rigoletto by Verdi
Celebrating Opera with the Fernie Friends of Opera.
All screenings are on the first Friday of the month at the Arts Station, except March (first Monday).
Admission by donation.
2019 - 2020 Season Screenings:
Friday, September 6: Rigoletto by Guiseppe Verdi
- Set in 1960s Las Vegas, this production of Rigoletto captures both the emotional depth and surface glitter of the decadent court life of Verdi’s opera, based on a play by Victor Hugo. In his efforts to protect the innocence of his daughter, Rigoletto the comedian/court jester follows his anger and drive for retribution to an unimaginably tragic end.
- By the Metropolitan Opera, featuring Piotr Beczala, Zeljko Lucic, Diana Damrau
- Italian with English subtitles, 2013, 2:16