Rigoletto

Music by

G. Verdi

Mahalia Jackson Theater

New Orleans, LA

Friday March 14, 2008 - 7:00 PM
Sunday March 16, 2008 - 7:00 PM

Cast

Rigoletto  Mark Rucker
Duke of Mantua  Bruce Sledge
Gilda  Lisette Oropesa
Sparafucile  Randall Jakobsh
Maddalena  Kendall Gladen
Count Monterone  John Marcus Bindel
Marullo  Ken Weber
Giovanna  Rosella Ewing

Conductor

Robert Lyall

Production

Henry Akina

About

Rigoletto in New Orleans

Reviews

Baritone Mark Rucker rules as Rigoletto

Her bright lyric soprano resulted in a rendition of "Caro nome" that literally stopped the show.

—  Maria C. Montoya  •  The Times-Picayune

Performance History

Lisette has given 43 performances as Gilda.