Ernani

 

1997 Sarasota Opera Production

March 8, 11, 13, 16m, 19, 22m

Homepage » Operas » Ernani

 

Dramma Lirico in four acts, Sung In Italian
Poetry By Francesco Maria Piave
Based On The Play Hernani By Victor Hugo

Conductor

Victor DeRenzi


Stage Director

John Hoomes


Scenic Designer

Jeffrey W. Dean


Costume Coordinator

Jan Finnell


Lighting Designer

Barry Steele


Wigs And Make-Up Designer

Elsen Associates


Chorus Preparation

Elizabeth Hastings


Assistant Conductor

Elaine Rinaldi


Surtitles Provided By

Bayshore Opera Translations


Surtitle Translation

Lindley L. BeckerT.J. Scott

 

New Production Created By Sarasota Opera

 

 

Cast

 


Ernani, the bandit

Philip Webb


Don Carlo, King of Spain

Igor Emelianov


Don Ruy Gomez De Silva, a Spanish grandee

Ding Gao


Elvira, his niece and betrothed

Tamara Wright Acosta


Giovanna, her nurse

Maureen Tye*


Don Riccardo,the King's equerry

Dallas W. Bono*


Jago, Don Ruy's equerry

Luiz-Ottavio Faria*

 

* Studio Artist

 

Sarasota Opera Orchestra
Chorus: Sarasota Opera Apprentices

 

 

Reviews

 

 

“A sumptuous and spectacular production of Verdi’s Ernani”
—Venice Gondolier

 

“The audience, delighted with music they could hum, and Verdi’s stand-and-deliver arias, received this unfamiliar opera enthusiastically.”
—Florence Fisher, Sarasota Herald Tribune

 

(Photo: Sarasota Opera)

 

2016 created by Sarasota Opera. sarasotaopera.org

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle
  • YouTube - White Circle