La Fille du régiment

Opéra-comique in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti on a libretto by Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Jean-François Bayard, premiered on 11 February 1840 at the Opéra-Comique (Paris)
Opera Teatro Donizetti
Sun 21 November 2021
Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo
Fri 26 November 2021
Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo
Fri 3 December 2021
Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo
La Fille du régiment, Donizetti’s first work in French, is situated at the intersection of the opéra-comique and opera buffa traditions. Its libretto takes us back to the Napoleonic era to follow a love story impeded by social conventions.
Michele Spotti conductor
Ernesto Donas direction
Angelo Sala set design
Maikel Martinez costumes
Laura Domingo choreography
Fiammetta Baldiserri lighting
Stefano Simone Pintor dramaturge
Vanessa Codutti assistant director
Denia Gonzalez assistant set designer

Marie Sara Blanch
Tonio John Osborn
Sulpice Paolo Bordogna
Hortensius Haris Andrianos
La Duchesse de Krakenthorp Cristina Bugatty
Fully staged production
Co-production Fondazione Teatro Donizetti / Teatro Lirico Nacional de Cuba / Fondazione Arena di Verona
With the collaboration of the Palazzetto Bru Zane
Critical edition by Claudio Toscani © Casa Ricordi, Milan, In collaboration with the Comune di Bergamo and the Fondazione Teatro Donizetti
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