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Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
If one had to choose just one work that proves that Giuseppe Verdi is the Shakespeare of opera, then it has to be Rigoletto. Based on Victor Hugo’s Le Roi s’amuse, Verdi, as ever courting controversy, created his most ...
Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
Now performed all over the world, Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida was the outcome of a direct commission from Egypt’s ruler, Isma'il Pasha; a statement of his ambition for his country to become the bridge between the European and ...
Tosca, Opera by G. Puccini

Tosca, Opera by G. Puccini

Vienna
Brutal, dramatic, unrelenting: epithets that have all been used to describe Giacomo Puccini’s tremendous historical opera, Tosca. Set in the real Rome of the Napoleonic Wars, its locations still stand today, including the Church ...