By Francisco Salazar
The Teatro Cervantes de Malaga has announced its 2022-23 season which will celebrate its 34th anniversary.
The season opens with the double bill of Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci” and Mascagni’s “Cavalleria Rusticana.” The cast of “Pagliacci” includes Andeka Gorrotxategi (Canio), Carmen Solís (Nedda), Dalibor Jenis (Tonio), César San Martín (Silvio), and Leonardo Sánchez. Meanwhile Leoncavallo’s opus will star Solís (Santuzza), Andeka Gorrotxategi (Turiddu), and Dalibor Jenis (Alfio). José María Moreno will direct.
Performance Dates: Nov. 25 & 27, 2022
The company will present a production of Rossini’s “Il barbiere di Siviglia” with Giulio Ciabatti conducting. The cast will include Javier Franco as Fígaro, Clara Mouriz as Rosina, Pablo Martínez as the Count Almaviva, Ricardo Seguel as Doctor Bartolo, Javier Castañeda as Don Basilio, and Mónica Campaña a Berta.
Performance Dates: Feb. 24 & 26, 2023
Cilea’s “Adriana Lecouvreur” will close out the season with Joan Anton Rechi directing and Óliver Díaz conducting. Lianna Haroutounian will sing the title role alongside Alejandro Roy, Clémentine Margaine, Luis Cansino, Adriano Gramigni, Luis Pacetti, Alba Chantar, Mar Esteve, and Pau Armengol.
Performance Dates: May 19 & 21, 2023