Florencia en el Amazonas Cast


Elizabeth Caballero
Florencia Grimaldi

Madison Opera Debut: Opera in the Park 2007

Recently at MO: Don Giovanni, La Traviata, Carmen

Recently: Mimì, La Bohème (Metropolitan Opera, Hawaii Opera Theater); Cio-Cio San, Madama Butterfly (Pensacola Opera); Violetta, La Traviata (Compañía Lírica de Costa Rica, Opera Carolina); The Moon, Before Night Falls (Florida Grand Opera); Nedda, Pagliacci (Arizona Music Fest)

Upcoming: Governess, The Turn of the Screw (Seattle Opera); Mimì, La Bohème (Austin Opera)
 

http://elizabethcaballero.com/

Rachel Sterrenberg
Rosalba

Madison Opera Debut: Charlie Parker’s Yardbird

Recently: Annina, La Traviata (Dallas Opera, Opera Philadelphia); Pamina, Die Zauberflöte; Sara, Cold Mountain (Opera Philadelphia) Chan Parker, Charlie Parker’s Yardbird (Lyric Unlimited at Lyric Opera of Chicago, English National Opera, Opera Philadelphia);  Blanche de la Force, Dialogues of the Carmélites; Anne Trulove, The Rake’s Progress; Iolanta, Iolanta; Adina, L’Elisir d’Amore (Curtis Opera Theatre)

http://www.rachelsterrenberg.com/

Adriana Zabala
Paula

Madison Opera Debut: The Tales of Hoffmann
Recently with MO: Opera in the Park 2017

Recently: Paula, Florencia en el Amazonas (Arizona Opera, San Diego Opera); Manja, Steal a Pencil for Me (Opera Colorado); Komponist, Adriadne auf Naxos (Berkshire Opera Festival); Cherubino, Le nozze di Figaro; Lucy, Dinner at Eight; Amore, L’albore di Diana; Rosie Cheney, The Manchurian Candidate; Sister James, Doubt (Minnesota Opera); Carrie, Sister Carrie (Florentine Opera); Amore Orfeo, Orfeo ed Euridice (St. Paul Chamber Orchestra); Joanna, Romulus Hunt (Nashville Opera)

http://www.adrianazabala.com/

Mackenzie Whitney
Arcadio

Madison Opera Debut: La Bohème

Recently: Alfredo, La Traviata (Annapolis Opera, Opera Maine); Frederic, Pirates of Penzance (San Diego Opera); Rodolfo, La Bohème (Hawaii Opera Theatre, Opera San Antonio); Don José, Carmen; Lysander, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Lakes Area Music Festival); Edgardo, Lucia di Lammermoor (Utah Opera); Il Duca, Rigoletto (Opera on the James); Anthony, Sweeney Todd (Mills City Summer Opera); Werther, Werther; Avito, L’amore dei tre re (Academy of Vocal Arts)

Upcoming: TBA, (Glyndebourne Festival); Tamino, The Magic Flute (Lakes Area Music Festival); Romeo, Romeo & Juliet (Pensacola Opera)

Nmon Ford
Riolobo

Madison Opera Debut: Carmen
Recently at MO: Opera in the Park 2013, Tosca

Recently: Soloist, Songfest (BBC Symphony Orchestra); Iago, Otello (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra); Jachanaan, Salome (Pittsburgh Opera, Opéra National de Bordeaux); Don Pizarro, Fidelio (Cincinnati Opera); Paolo Albiani, Simon Boccanegra (Opéra National de Bordeaux); Macbeth, Macbeth (Chicago Opera Theater, Long Beach Opera); Riolobo, Florencia en el Amazonas (Utah Opera)

Upcoming: Don Pizarro, Fidelio (TBA); Crown, Porgy & Bess (English National Opera); Kurwenal, Tristan und Isolde (TBA)

http://www.nmonford.com/


Levi Hernandez
Alvaro

Madison Opera Debut: The Magic Flute

Recently: Alvaro, Florencia en el Amazonas (Arizona Opera, San Diego Opera); Marcello, La Bohème (Opera Colorado); 
Shuisky, Dimitrij; Guglielmo, Le Villi; Remigio, La Navarraise (BARD Summerscape Music Festival); Pa Joad, The Grapes of Wrath; Music Master, Ariadne auf Naxos (Opera Theatre of St. Louis); Sharpless, Madama Butterfly (Arizona Opera); Germont, La Traviata (Opera Roanoke); Sonora, La Fanciulla del West (Opera Omaha)

Upcoming: Ford, Falstaff (Intermountain Opera); Rambaldo, La Rondine (Minnesota Opera); Rabbi Lampert, Enemies, A Love Story (Kentucky Opera); Sharpless, Madama Butterfly (Virginia Opera); Pa Joad, The Grapes of Wrath (Michigan Opera Theater)


Ashraf Sewailam
Capitan

Madison Opera Debut

Recently: Monterone, Rigoletto (Opera Carolina, Opera Grand Rapids, Toledo Opera); Lignieres, Cyrano (Opera Carolina); Don Basilio, The Barber of Seville (Opera San Antonio); Alidoro, La Cenerentola (San Diego Opera, New Zealand Opera); Mustafa, The Italian Girl in Algiers (Portland Opera); Lord Capulet, Romeo & Juliet (Opera Grand Rapids, Virginia Opera)

Upcoming: Ramfis, Aida (Opera Theatre of the Colorado Rockies); Speaker, The Magic Flute; Ferrando, Il Trovatore (Central City Opera); Colline, La Bohème (Austin Opera)

 

Performances
Carmen
November 3 & 5, 2017
The Abduction from the Seraglio
February 9 & 11, 2018
Florencia en el Amazonas
April 27 & 29, 2018

July 21, 2018

 


Sponsors

 

Carla & Fernando
Alvarado

Thomas Terry

The Ann Stanke Fund 

Kennedy Gilchrist &
 Heidi Wilde 

Charles Snowdon &
Ann Lindsey 

 

 

  Artist underwriting 
provided by 
E. David Cronon Trust