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San Francisco Opera

Rigoletto—Canceled

September 13–October 4
War Memorial Opera House

Cory Weaver

Updated June 16, 2020: Canceled due to COVID-19.

As the court jester, Rigoletto’s job is to entertain the Duke of Mantua, usually at the expense of powerful members of the court. When he is cursed for a taunt that cuts too deep, a terrible sequence of events is set in motion, threatening his only treasure in life: his daughter. Sir Mark Elder conducts George Gagnidze in the role of Rigoletto, Pene Pati as the Duke of Mantua, and Nina Minasyan as Gilda.