Project Description

Il Trovatore (Australian Opera)

Deputy Stage Manager of the Australian Opera production of Giuseppe Verdi’s Il Trovatore, at the Sydney Opera House (Opera Theatre) in 1983 for 17 performances.

Conducted by Richard Bonynge (for Joan Sutherland) alternating with Peter Seymour (for Rita Hunter).

Directed by Elijah Moshinsky, Set Design by artist Sidney Nolan, with Costume designs by Luciana Arrighi and Lighting Design by Nick Chelton.  Chorus Master was Martin Handley and Concert Master was Gordon Bennett.

Starring Joan Sutherland and alternating with Rita Hunter (in role of Leonora), Kenneth Collins an