Un Ballo in Maschera (2005)

   
 
Music by Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901)
Libretto byAntonio Somma
after a libretto by Augustin Eugène Scribe

Sung in Italian

Conducted by Michael Morgan
Directed by David Cox
Set Design by Peter Crompton
  Performances:
Evening: Jul. 9, 12, 15; 8:00 p.m.
Matinee: Jul. 17; 2:00 p.m.

All performances at
the Lesher Center for the Arts,
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA



Cast (in order of appearance):

Sam: Matthew Trevino*
Tom: Carlos Aguilar*
Oscar: Aimee Puentes*
Riccardo: Mark Duffin*
Renato: Scott Bearden*
Ulrica: Patrice Houston
Silvano: Gregory Fair*
Amelia: Hope Briggs

* Festival Opera debut

Un Ballo in Maschera


Un Ballo in Maschera
Amelia (Hope Briggs) and Riccardo
(Mark Duffin) sing of their love.
Photo by Robert Shomler
Un Ballo in Maschera
Amelia is confronted by her jealous
husband, Renato (Scott Bearden).
Photo by Robert Shomler
Un Ballo in Maschera
Riccardo searches his soul
before the masked ball.
Photo by Robert Shomler
Un Ballo in Maschera
Amelia consults with Ulrica (Patrice
Houston), a gypsy fortuneteller.
Photo by Robert Shomler