The Troubadour (Il trovatore)

music by Giuseppe Verdi

opera recital in four acts (one intermission)


Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano, based on the play El trovador (1836) by Antonio García Gutiérrez

Performed in Italian


Conductor - Mikhail Sinkevich

Choirmaster - Aleksandr Zorin


This opera is considered to be one of the best, possibly the best of Verdi’s operas, a romantic drama filled with strong feelings and romantic emotions, contrast, intrigue, revenge, poison and fatal secrets.  This opera was adapted from the so-called play by a Spanish talented playwright of XIX century Antonio García Gutiérrez. 

Spain, XV century…Romantic drama that includes the tragic fate of the main characters: of the troubadour Manrico, his beloved, Leonora, his mother Azucena, his rival the Count di Luna, and the colorful images of gypsies, monks, soldiers and courtiers . This opera is full of famous arias and well-known choruses.



Premiere date: 17 April 2016

Duration: 3 hours

For viewers over 12 years old

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