By David Salazar
OperaStreaming has announced a series of streams for the holiday season.
The company will kick things off with “Rigoletto” at the Municipal Theater of Piacenza. The production will star Amartuvshin Enkhbat in the title role alongside Marco Ciaponi as the Duke of Mantua and Federica Guida as Gilda. Other cast members include Mattia Denit and Rossana Rinaldi as Sparafucile and Maddalena, respectively. Francesco Ivan Ciampa conducts a production directed by legendary Rigoletto interpreter Leo Nucci.
Streaming Date: Dec. 18, 2022
Also from the Municipal Theater of Piacenza is a Verdi Gala starring Plácido Domingo and Anastasia Bartoli. Francesco Ivan Ciampa conducts a performance featuring music from “I Vespri Siciliani,” “Macbeth,” “Ernani,” “Nabucco,” and “La Forza del Destino,” among others.
Streaming Date: Dec. 23, 2022
Finally, the company will stream two performances of “Die Fledermaus” from the Teatro Comunale di Ferrara. The work stars Alessandro Fantoni, Scilla Cristiano, Francesco Bossi, Camilla Antonini, Jeséus Pineiro, Tania Bussi, Maurizio Leoni, Maecandrea Mingioni, Alessio Cioni, and Isabella Gilli. Marco Fiorini conducts.
Streaming Date: Dec. 30 & 31, 2022