This will be Madison Opera's first fully staged performance of Beethoven's only opera in their 53-year history. He'll be joined by soprano Alexandra LoBianco as Leonore and tenor Clay Hilley as Florestan. Tickets and additional cast information are available online.
The opera is being performed almost on the anniversary of its premiere in Vienna on November 20, 1805.
|Markgraf as Don Pizarro|
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