Company premiere

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Book: Craig Lucas 
Music and lyrics: Adam Guettel
Broadway opening: April 18, 2005, Vivian Beaumont Theater (New York)
This production was originally created by Scenario Two, Ltd.

Cast: 
Margaret Johnson: Renée Fleming
Clara Johnson: Dove Cameron*
Fabrizio Naccarelli: Rob Houchen*
Signor Naccarelli: Brian Stokes Mitchell*
Signora Naccarelli: Marie McLaughlin
Franca Naccarelli: Celinde Schoenmaker*
Roy Johnson: Malcolm Sinclair*
Giuseppe Naccarelli: Liam Tamne*

Ensemble:
The Priest/Pimp: Matthew Woodyatt*
Flower Seller / Tour Guide / Italian Mother / Abbess: Rhona McGregor*
Newspaper Seller / Man #1: Tom Partridge*
Bicyclist / Servant / Prostitute / Nun: Molly Lynch*
Bicyclist / Tourist / Man #2: Nicholas Duncan*
Café Waiter / Tourist / A Priest: Jordan Castle*
Lover / Tourist / Servant / Nun: Chloë Hart*
Lover / Tourist / A Priest / Fake Fabrizio: Danny Becker*
Tourist / Giuseppe’s Lover / Nun: Monica Swayne*
Tourist / Café Waitress / Prostitute / Nun: Simbi Akande*

Creative team: 
Conductor: Kimberly Grigsby*
Director: Daniel Evans*
Set Designer: Robert Jones*
Costume Designer: Brigitte Reiffenstuel
Lighting Designer: Mark Henderson
Co-Sound Designer: Kai Harada
Co-Sound Designer: Patrick Pummill*
Movement Director: Lucy Hind*
Casting Director: Charlotte Sutton CDG
Wig Designer: Campbell Young

* LA Opera debut

Performance dates and times:
Saturday, October 12, 2019, at 7:30pm
Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 2pm
Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 7:30pm
Friday, October 18, 2019, at 7:30pm
Saturday, October 19, 2019, at 2pm
Saturday, October 19, 2019, at 7:30pm
Sunday, October 20, 2019, at 2pm

Estimated running time: two hours, including one intermission
Venue: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012) 

Presented by special arrangement with R&H Theatrical.
Produced by arrangement with Turner Entertainment Co., owner of the original motion picture Light in the Piazza.
Based on the novel by Elizabeth Spencer.
All programs, artists and dates are subject to change. 

Click here for the main web page for The Light in the Piazza.

Last updated: September 18, 2019