Opera Hunter Announces Auditions For Puccini’s Comic Opera Gianni Schicci!
WHEN: SUNDAY 7TH OCTOBER FROM 12PM.
WHERE: ADAMSTOWN UNITING CHURCH
Puccini wrote this gem in the tradition of commedia dell’arte and opera buffa. It is a satirical and very funny piece and has excellent characterisations that are absolutely relevant today. Jennifer Barnes & Mercia Buck will set the work in modern times, in the Hunter Region where Johnny Sneaky will successfully cheat a greedy bunch of relatives out of their inheritance. However young love will triumph in the form of Lauretta & Rinuccio, after Lauretta sings probably the most famous of all arias: Oh My Beloved Father.
Roles in the opera are:
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