Company premiere

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Music: Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto: Salvadore Cammarano 
World premiere: October 29, 1837, at the Teatro San Carlo (Naples, Italy)

Cast: 
Queen Elizabeth I: Davinia Rodríguez*
Robert Devereux: Ramón Vargas 
Duke of Nottingham: Plácido Domingo
Sarah, Duchess of Nottingham: Alice Coote

Creative team: 
Conductor: Eun Sun Kim*
Conductor (March 14): Louis Lohraseb†
Director: Stephen Lawless
Set Designer: Benoît Dugardyn
Costume Designer: Ingeborg Bernerth*
Chorus Director: Grant Gershon

* LA Opera debut
† Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program

Performance dates and times:
Saturday, February 22, 2020, at 7:30pm
Thursday, February 27, 2020, at 7:30pm
Sunday, March 1, 2020, at 2pm
Thursday, March 5, 2020, at 7:30pm
Sunday, March 8, 2020, at 2pm
Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 7:30pm

Performed in Italian with English supertitles 
Estimated running time: two hours, 45 minutes, including one intermission between Act I and Act II
Venue: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012) 
All programs, artists and dates are subject to change. 

A Canadian Opera Company production
Production originally owned by The Dallas Opera

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Last updated: January 10, 2019