Verdi Attila

7:30PM, Thursday, July 20, 2023
Cahn Auditorium
600 Emerson St
Evanston, IL 60201
3:00PM, Sunday, July 23, 2023
Cahn Auditorium
600 Emerson St
Evanston, IL 60201
Music by:Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by:Temistocle Solera
Emanuele AndrizziConductor
George CederquistDirector
Jack MehlerScenic Designer
Emily DaughertyCostume Designer
Mike GoebelLighting Design
Reid TaylorChorus Master
Cathy O’ShaughnessyAssistant Conductor
Natalja AicardiMovement Director
Performed in Italianwith English Supertitles
Running Time:120 Minutes (there will be a 15 minutes intermission)
Tickets:$40 – $60

Verdi’s popular 1846 opera in a prologue and three acts takes us to the mid-5th century near Rome following Attila, King of the Huns. A story of Power, Glory, and Betrayal, Attila was Verdi’s 9th opera and has been one of his most popular earlier works with soaring melodies, giant choruses within this epic tale.

  • Andrea Silvestrelli | Attila
  • Jenny Schuler | Odabella
  • Franco Pomponi | Ezio
  • Patrick Blackwell | Leone
  • Ben Gulley | Foresto
  • Reuben Lillie | Uldino