The Elixir of Love – Cast and Creative Team


Music by Gaetano Donizetti

Libretto by Felice Romani

after Eugène Scribe’s text for the opera Le philtre by Daniel-François-Esprit Auber’s (1831)

 

World premiere at the Teatro Cannobiana, Milan

May 12, 1832     

 

Sung in Italian with English captions

 

Nemorino, a simple peasant — Leonardo Capalbo

Adina, a wealthy landlord  Nicole Cabell

Belcore, a sergeant David Pershall

Dr. Dulcamara  Andrew Wilkowske

Giannetta, a peasant girl  Shannon Prickett

 

Conductor Leonardo Vordoni

Stage Director Helena Binder