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Giuseppe Verdi

 
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Date of Birth: October 10, 1813
Date of Death: January 27, 1901 (87)

Birth Place: LeRoncole, Parma, ITALY
 

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Guest soloist, soprano Christina Major performs Brindisi from Giuseppe Verdi√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Photo

Guest soloist, soprano Christina Major performs Brindisi from Giuseppe Verdi√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs La Traviata

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Todd Wilander and Allison Charney with Craig Ketter Photo

Todd Wilander and Allison Charney with Craig Ketter

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Giuseppe Verdi News

San Francisco Opera Livestreams Summer Season Performances Photo San Francisco Opera Livestreams Summer Season Performances
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

San Francisco Opera announces livestreams of select performances from the 2022 Summer Season. Opera lovers around the world have the opportunity to livestream Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Don Giovanni, Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's Dream of the Red Chamber and the Eun Sun Kim Conducts Verdi concert, featuring Nicole Car, Arturo Chacón-Cruz, Etienne Dupuis and Soloman Howard.

Cinnabar Theater To Present LA TRAVIATA, June 10-26 Photo Cinnabar Theater To Present LA TRAVIATA, June 10-26
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2022

Petaluma's premier theater company, Cinnabar Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director Nathan Cummings and Executive Director Diane Dragone, is proud to present Giuseppe Verdi's masterpiece opera 'La Traviata', performing June 10th-26th, 2022.

Greek National Opera Premiere New Production Of Verdi's RIGOLETTO At The Athens Epida Photo Greek National Opera Premiere New Production Of Verdi's RIGOLETTO At The Athens Epidaurus Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 2, 2022

The Greek National Opera will present four performances of a new production of Verdi's Rigoletto as part of the Athens Epidaurus Festival on June 2, 5, 8 and 11.

San Diego Symphony Announces 2022-2023 Concert Season, Featuring 16 Programs at 6 Ven Photo San Diego Symphony Announces 2022-2023 Concert Season, Featuring 16 Programs at 6 Venues
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

The San Diego Symphony today announced its 2022-23 Jacobs Masterworks Classical concert season, offering 16 programs of classical and contemporary masterworks from October 1, 2022 through May 27, 2023. 

Italian/Persian Pianist Alessandro Deljavan to Come to The Bay Area Steinway Society Photo Italian/Persian Pianist Alessandro Deljavan to Come to The Bay Area Steinway Society
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 30, 2022

Steinway Society of The Bay Area is set to present Alessandro Deljavan in performances of Haydn and Chopin on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 7:30pm at the Montgomery Theater, 271 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113. Purchasers may choose to watch the event Live or LiveStreamed. Ticket Prices range from $42 to $65 for live performance. Streaming Tickets are $40 per household. Link is live for 48 hours from the time of the live concert. 

Cast and Creatives Announced For LA TRAVIATA at The Grand Opera House Photo Cast and Creatives Announced For LA TRAVIATA at The Grand Opera House
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Northern Ireland Opera today announces a trio of top female cast and creatives in the critically-acclaimed national opera company's stunning new adaptation of Giuseppe Verdi's tragic love story, directed by Artistic Director Cameron Menzies, opening at Belfast's Grand Opera House this September.

LA Opera Presents AIDA Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

LA Opera will present the grandest of grand operas, Giuseppe Verdi's Aida, from May 12 through June 12, 2022, conducted by Music Director James Conlon. 

Summer Movies at Sarasota Opera House Will Begin in May Photo Summer Movies at Sarasota Opera House Will Begin in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

Sarasota Opera has announced the lineup for the 2022 summer movie series: HD at the Opera House and Classic Movies at the Opera House. HD at the Opera House featuring filmed performances of opera and ballet from around the world will open on Sunday, May 22nd at 1:30 p.m. with Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in London, with tickets at $22, and $20 for Sarasota Opera subscribers.

LA Opera Presents Free Live Simulcast Of AIDA In Three Locations Photo LA Opera Presents Free Live Simulcast Of AIDA In Three Locations
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2022

Back by popular demand, LA Opera will resume its annual live simulcasts at three locations this year. At 7:30pm on Saturday, June 4, 2022, LA Opera's production of Giuseppe Verdi's Aida will be transmitted live in high-definition video from nine cameras at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion to large LED screens at Newhall Park in Santa Clarita, Pomona Fairplex and the Santa Monica Pier. 

LA Opera Presents Free Live Simulcast Of AIDA In Three Locations Photo LA Opera Presents Free Live Simulcast Of AIDA In Three Locations
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

Back by popular demand, LA Opera will resume its annual live simulcasts at three locations this year. At 7:30pm on Saturday, June 4, 2022, LA Opera's production of Giuseppe Verdi's Aida will be transmitted live in high-definition video from nine cameras at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion to large LED screens at Newhall Park in Santa Clarita, the Pomona Fairplex and the Santa Monica Pier. 

Giuseppe Verdi Videos

VIDEO: Kirk Dougherty Sings 'La donna è mobile' in Rehearsals for RIGOLETTO at Opera VideoVIDEO: Kirk Dougherty Sings 'La donna è mobile' in Rehearsals for RIGOLETTO at Opera Orlando
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Rigoletto goes on stage on Friday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 24 at 2 p.m and will feature the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, the Opera Orlando Chorus, and dancers from Orlando Ballet.

VIDEO: Michigan Opera Theatre Artists Perform 'Brindisi' From LA TRAVIATA VideoVIDEO: Michigan Opera Theatre Artists Perform 'Brindisi' From LA TRAVIATA
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2021

MOT Studio Artists (soprano Avery Boettcher and tenor Edward Graves) sing the Brindisi (the drinking song) from Giuseppe Verdi's 'La Traviata,' accompanied by members of the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra.

VIDEO: Watch Cairo Opera House's Full Production of AIDA VideoVIDEO: Watch Cairo Opera House's Full Production of AIDA
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2020

The Cairo Opera House is now broadcasting the Opera Aida.

VIDEO: Guthrie Theater Artistic Director Joseph Haj on THE BACCHAE VideoVIDEO: Guthrie Theater Artistic Director Joseph Haj on THE BACCHAE
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2020

Hear more from artistic director Joseph Haj on welcoming director Anne Bogart and this famed ensemble to the Guthrie below!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals With NYC Ballet's Sara Mearns in LA TRAVIATA at The Met VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals With NYC Ballet's Sara Mearns in LA TRAVIATA at The Met
by Alan Henry - Jan 7, 2020

New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns, a guest performer in this season's revival of a?oeLa Traviata,a?? rehearses on the Met stage. Production: Michael Mayer. 2019a?"20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera

VIDEO: Get A First Look at FALSTAFF at The Met VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at FALSTAFF at The Met
by Alan Henry - Feb 21, 2019

Baritone Ambrogio Maestri brings his larger-than-life portrayal of the title role back for the first time since his Met role debut in the 2013-14 season. Robert Carsen's insightful production-which moves the action to postwar England in the 1950s-features an exceptional cast that includes soprano Ailyn Pérez as Alice Ford and soprano Golda Schultz as Nannetta.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At RIGOLETTO at The Met Opera VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At RIGOLETTO at The Met Opera
by Alan Henry - Feb 12, 2019

Verdi's tragic jester returns in Michael Mayer's neon-bedecked, Las Vegas-themed production. Baritones Roberto Frontali and George Gagnidze share the title role, and soprano Nadine Sierra reprises her portrayal of Gilda, the role that helped launch her now-blossoming Met career. Tenors Vittorio Grigolo and Bryan Hymel share the role of the lascivious Duke, and Nicola Luisotti conducts.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At LA TRAVIATA at The Met VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At LA TRAVIATA at The Met
by Alan Henry - Dec 4, 2018

Yannick Nezet-Seguin conducts Michael Mayer's richly textured new production, featuring a dazzling 19th-century setting that changes with the seasons. Soprano Diana Damrau plays the tragic heroine, Violetta, and tenor Juan Diego Florez returns to the Met for the first time since 2015 to sing the role of Alfredo, Violetta's hapless lover. Baritone Quinn Kelsey is Alfredo's father, Germont, who destroys their love. Later performances feature Anita Hartig, Stephen Costello, Artur Ruci?ski, and Placido Domingo.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At OTELLO at The Met VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At OTELLO at The Met
by Alan Henry - Sep 4, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at OTELLO, on stage at The Met December 14th through January 10th 2019. Check out the first look below!

VIDEO: Preview LA TRAVIATA - Coming To The Met In December VideoVIDEO: Preview LA TRAVIATA - Coming To The Met In December
by Alan Henry - Jun 25, 2018

Watch a preview of Tony Award‚Äďwinning director Michael Mayer's new production of Verdi's ‚ÄúLa Traviata,‚ÄĚ starring Diana Damrau and conducted by Music Director Yannick N√©zet-S√©guin. Opens December 4, 2018.


Giuseppe Verdi Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Giuseppe Verdi written?
Giuseppe Verdi has written 6 shows including La Traviata (Composer), Aida (Composer), Rigoletto (Composer), Il Trovatore (Composer), My Darlin' Aida (Source Material), Aida (Source Material).