Opening Night: Opera North’s Rigoletto. Leeds Grand Theatre

Giuseppe Verdi’s deformed court jester Rigoletto was transformed last night in central Leeds - and as a consequence, will become Opera North’s latest heavy-weight success. This tale of a father’s desperation to protect his daughter, has been masterfully re-worked by British-Nigerian theatre artist Femi Elufowoju jr, who makes his opera directing debut with Verdi’s interpretation … Continue reading Opening Night: Opera North’s Rigoletto. Leeds Grand Theatre