Parma puts on Rigoletto in a park

Parma puts on Rigoletto in a park


norman lebrecht

June 21, 2020

The Teatro Regio of Parma, Verdi’s town, has transferred its Rigoletto to the open air, opening next week.


Cast details here. I love it that the lighting designer is called Fiammetta, ‘little flame’.


  • Phillip Ayling says:

    Interesting that it is being done with Soloists, but without a Chorale/Chorus.

  • Prommer says:

    Why are country house opera venues not doing some of it al fresco, on temporary stages, to hold on to at least some of their receipts?

  • Michaela says:

    Without Chorus