OPERA | START THE NEW YEAR WITH AUDIENCE FAVOURITE!
The Duke of Mantua spends his time terrorizing his subjects. Rigoletto, the duke’s jester, survives in the palace by facilitating his master’s debauchery. A man, whose daughter has been abducted by the Duke, turns up at a banquet. When Rigoletto mocks him, the man casts a spell on him, which frightens him, for he is a very different person when he is not playing the jester. At home, Rigoletto is over-protective of his daughter Gilda who longs to see the world…
2022 on Operan Play kicks off with an audience favourite from 2018 - Verdi's opera Rigoletto. Find it here from 3 p.m. on Saturday January 15.