Verdi’s Don Carlo — at the Royal Opera House

Address:
, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London 51.512888 -0.122369
Dates & Time:
, 15th, 19th, 22nd, 26th and
Running time:
4 hours 30 mins, with two intervals
Tickets & Cost:
From roh.org.uk
Telephone:
The contact number for Royal Opera House is +44 (0) 207 304 4000
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Don Carlo

Director: Nicholas Hytner
Composer -- Verdi;Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) Bryan Hymel, Krassimira Stoyanova

"Don Carlos" is Verdi's opera on love, ambition and intrigue in 16th-century Spain.

Elizabeth of Valois is destined to marry Don Carlos as part of a peace treaty. But as soon as they fall in love news comes that the terms of the peace treaty have changed, and Elizabeth is to marry Carlos's father instead.

As Carlos's step-mother, Elizabeth still loves him, but King Philip decides to have him executed for the sake of the nation's stability. Will Carlos be able to flee, or will the the Grand Inquisitor's forces descend upon him?

 

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