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48th OPERA SEASON. ERNANI
May 31 - June 2
48th OPERA SEASON
Friday 31st, 21:00 h
Sunday 2nd, 20:00 h
The 48th opera season of the Fundació Menorquina de l’Òpera and Amics de s’Òpera will be staging the opera Ernani, by Giuseppe Verdi, an opera in four acts based on the play written by Victor Hugo.
Ernani is a perfect example of early Verdi, full of simple melodies, passion and heroics, which would result in Verdi’s first great tenor role. The main roles will be performed by Josep Bros, Simone Piazzola, Simón Orfila and Anna Pirozzi.
Music director: Matteo Beltrami
Stage director: Giorgia Guerra
Produced by: Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège
Orchestra: Symphonic Orchestra of the Balearic Islands
Cast: Josep Bros (Ernani), Simone Piazzola (Don Carlo), Simón Orfila (Silva), Anna Pirozzi (Elvira), Maria Camps (Giovanna), Albert Casals (Don Riccardo) and David Cervera (Jago)
Choir: Choir of Amics de s’Òpera de Maó
Approximate duration: 135 minutes (with intermissions)
On sale for members: 2nd and 3rd May 2019
On sale for general admission from: 7th May 2019
Organised by: Fundació Menorquina de l’Òpera
In collaboration with: Fundació Teatre Principal de Maó