TEATRO REAL, Madrid
Conducted by Maurizio Benini
DUTIES: Assistant and cover conductor
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July at 8pm
The second Verdi title of the 2018/ 19 season is one of the most popular in all opera repertory: Il trovatore. In a new production of the Teatro Real, Maurizio Benini conducts two casts of renowned Verdi stars: Ludovic Tézier, Maria Agresta, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Francesco Meli and Roberto Tagliavini, among many others. The complicated story, based on the play by Antonio García Gutiérrez, is told here in a big production by Francisco Negrín, where he highlights the dramatic and enormous tension in this Verdi masterpiece.