- Role: : Gilda – Rigoletto
- Show: : HGO RIGOLETTO
- Date: 1 February, 2014
- Time: 7:30pm
- Venue: Houston Grand Opera
- City: Houston , Texas
- Country: United States
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Ulyana’s HGO debut as Adele’s sister Ida in Die Fledermaus! She will be covering Adele, as well in this mainstage production.
Prince Orlofsky’s costume ball-the most coveted invitation of the year-drives the action of this urbane farce by Johann Strauss.Captivating serenades, a famous Hungarian csárdás, and, of course, lilting waltzes, permeate the luscious score from the “Waltz King.” A stylish deco-inspired setting adds to the witty, sophisticated fun.
“[Liam Bonner] is a find, tall and good looking, with a big, beautiful baritone that filled the theater with ease … ardent and believable.” – St. Louis Post- Dispatch
“Harmer has a big, billowing, shiny soprano that seems ideally suited to the bold heroines of the German Romantic repertory.” – Opera News
“Seductive and sultry, [Claycomb] slew the audience with vocal theatrics.” – Houston Chronicle
“… mezzo-soprano Susan Graham added one more entry to her long list of triumphs with the company, turning in a performance marked by nobility and technical bravura.” – San Francisco Chronicle