San Francisco Opera wraps up its season in October

San Francisco Opera wraps up its season in October

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

Scene from Nixon in China

http://sfopera.com/Season-Tickets/2011-2012-Season/Nixon-in-China.aspx



The San Francisco Opera wraps up its season this month with Mozart, Adams and Verdi.

10/6    Mozart:  Nozze di Figaro (in Italian)

CAST:

Figaro    Hermann Prey

Susanna    Lucia Popp

Dr. Bartolo   KevinLangan

Marcellina   Laura Brooks Rice

Cherubino   Faith Esham

Count Almaviva  Tim Krause

Don Basillio   Jonathan Green

Countess Almaviva  Helena Dose

Don Curzio   Robert Tate

Antonio   Gregory Stapp

Barbarina   Kathryn Gamberoni

Peasant girl   Shelley Seitz

10/13  Adams: Nixon in China (in English)

CAST:

Richard Nixon   Brian Mulligan

Pat Nixon   Maria Kanyova

Mao Tse-tung   Simon O’Neill

Chiang Ch’ing    (Madam Mao Tse-tung) Hye Jung Lee

Chou En-Lai   Chen-Ye Yuan

Henry Kissinger  Patrick Carfizzi

Nancy T’ang   Ginger Costa-Jackson

Second Secretary  Buffy Baggott

Third Secretary  Nicole Birkland

Wu Ch’ang-Ch’ing  Bryan Ketron

 

10/20  Verdi:  Attila (in Italian)

CAST:

Attila    Ferruccio Furlanetto

Odabella   Lucrecia Garcia

Foresto   Fabio Sartori

Foresto   Diego Torre

Ezio    Quinn Kelsey

Pope Leo I   Samuel Ramey



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