Adrian McEniery, Azucena, Conte di Luna, Ferrando, Giuseppe Verdi, Il trovatore, Ines, Italy, La forza del destino, Leonora, Lisa Gasteen, Malcolm Donnelly, Manrico, Mark S Doss, Natalia Afeyan, Nicholas Muni, Nicole Youl, Richard Divall, Richard Margison, Ruiz, State Orchestra, State Theatre Melbourne, Verdi, Victoria, Victoria State Opera, Victoria State Opera Chorus, Victorian Arts Centre
The Nicholas Muni production was blessed with an exciting cast of Verdi singers in their prime. The electricity between Richard Margison (Manrico) and Lisa Gasteen (Leonora) was almost tangible. It was one of the VSO’s greatest productions.
It was a black and terrifying realisation of Verdi’s master work. The State Orchestra of Victoria were led by VSO MD Richard Divall
- Victoria State Opera – Don Carlo 1984 (victoriastateopera.wordpress.com)