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ROH: Don Pasquale


Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations. The witty story of a middle-aged man whose supposed young wife runs rings around him – with her own ulterior romantic purpose in mind – has long delighted and surprised audiences, not least as presented with the sparkle of its music and the virtuoso skill of its performers. Damiano Michieletto’s exhilarating production shows how contemporary the characters still are and how immediate and touching the story remains.

Don Pasquale Bryn Terfel

Music Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto Giovanni Ruffini
and Gaetano Donizetti
Conductor Evelino Pidò
Director Damiano Michieletto

Sung in Italian with English subtitles

 Approximate running time: about 2 hours 30 minutes

Thursday 24 October 7.30pm LIVE
Wednesday 30 October 2pm Recorded Encore

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