Don Pasquale Educator Materials

Music by Gaetano Donizetti | Libretto by Giovanni Ruffini and Gaetano Donizetti

Sung in Italian with English supertitles


True love wins when the penny-pinching Pasquale tries to force his nephew to marry for moneyand gets a lesson he’ll never forget.

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Cast & Creative

Don Pasquale Maurizio Muraro
Norina Heidi Stober
Ernesto Lawrence Brownlee*
Dr. Malatesta Lucas Meachem 1
Dr. Malatesta Edward Nelson 2
Performer Bios PDF
Conductor Giuseppe Finzi
Director Laurent Pelly
Associate Director Dan Dooner
Set Designer Chantal Thomas
Costume Designer Laurent Pelly
Lighting Designer Duane Schuler
Chorus Director Ian Robertson
Composer Gaetano Donizetti
Librettist Giovanni Ruffini
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A co-production with Santa Fe Opera and Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Previous performances of Don Pasquale can be found in our Archive.

Photo (top): Santa Fe Opera production of Don Pasquale/Ken Howard