Canadian Opera Company - Il Trovatore Reviews
26 May 2016
Elena Manistina (Azucena), Dmitry Belosselskiy (Ferrando), Russell Braun (Conte di Luna)
Dmitry Belosselskiy (Ferrando)
Russell Braun (Conte di Luna), Ramón Vargas (Manrico), Elza van den Heever (Leonora)
Ramón Vargas (Manrico), Elena Manistina (Azucena)
Elza van den Heever (Leonora)

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Il Trovatore

Canadian Opera Company


No. of reviews: 7

La casa por la ventana
14 Nov 12 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
A welcome return of Verdi’s great work
13 Oct 12 / ConcertoNet (English)
There’s plenty of lyricism and good singing in Verdi’s passionate opera but little stage drama
2 Oct 12 / Now Toronto
Voices, not the acting or staging, drive opera
2 Oct 12 / The Toronto Star
The Canadian Opera Complany’s Il Trovatore is thunderous
2 Oct 12 / National Post
COC's Trovatore surpasses the libretto's limits
2 Oct 12 / The Globe and Mail
A must-see for Opera fanatics
1 Oct 12 / Toronto Sun
Interview: Ramón Vargas
World-renowned tenor Ramón Vargas sails the high Cs in Il Trovatore.
Production details
Cast
Braun, Vargas/Massi, Manistina, van den Heever, Beloselsky, Chaieb, Ramirez, Gleadow, McCausland
(c) Guidarini (d) Roubaud
Performance dates
29 September, 2, 5, 10, 13, 19, 21, 25, 28, 31 October 2012
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