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Production Company or School:
John Arsenault, Jeanine Fynn, Robin Hahn, Jacqueline Ko
Martha Lou Henley Rehearsal Hall (at the Michael & Inna O’Brian Centre for Vancouver Opera) – 1955 McLean Drive, Vancouver
Shoot / Perf. Location(s):
St. Faith's Anglican Church - 7284 Cypress Street, Vancouver
When old Buoso Donati dies, his greedy relatives are determined to get their hands on his fortune at any cost. They turn to the roguish Gianni Schicchi to help… with unexpected results. Puccini’s one-act masterpiece features some of his most memorable music, and is regarded as one of the funniest operas of all time. Presented in Italian with English subtitles, alongside a costumed performance of beloved operatic songs and scenes.
Character 1 Description:
Baritone. A roguish trickster who uses his wits to solve unusual problems. Father to Lauretta.
Character 2 Description:
Tenor. In love with Lauretta, and hopes that an inheritance will allow him to become financially secure enough to marry the love of his life.
Character 3 Description:
Soprano. Gianni Schicchi's daughter; she is in love with Rinuccio, and insists that her father help Rinuccio's family obtain old Buoso Donati's fortune, so that that Rinuccio can marry her.
Character 4 Description:
Mezzo-soprano or contralto. Cousin of Buoso Donati; a formidable old lady determined to get her hands on his fortune.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s):
Fridays & Saturdays November 15-23, 2019 at 7:30 pm