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: Violetta, La Traviata (Compañía Lírica de Costa Rica, Opera Carolina); The Moon, Before Night Falls (Florida Grand Opera); Nedda, Pagliacci (Arizona Music Fest); Mimì, La Bohème (Hawaii Opera Theater)

http://elizabethcaballero.com/

Rachel Sterrenberg
Rosalba

Madison Opera Debut: Charlie Parker’s Yardbird

Recently: Annina, La Traviata; 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 Carmelites; Anne Trulove, The Rake’s Progress; Iolanta, Iolanta; Adina, L’Elisir d’Amore (Curtis Opera Theatre)

Upcoming: Pamina, The Magic Flute (Opera Philadelphia); Annina, La Traviata (Dallas Opera)

http://www.rachelsterrenberg.com/

Adriana Zabala
Paula

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

Recently: Composer, Ariadne auf Naxos (Berkshire Opera Festival); Lucy, Dinner at Eight, Amore, L’Arbore di Diana, Rosie Cheney, The Manchurian Candidate; Sister James, Doubt (Minnesota Opera); Carrie, Sister Carrie (Florentine Opera); Orfeo, Orfeo ed Euridice (St. Paul Chamber Orchestra); Paula, Florencia en el Amazonas (Arizona Opera);  Joanna, Romulus Hunt (Nashville Opera)

Upcoming: Cherubino, The Marriage of Figaro (Minnesota Opera); Manja, Steal a Pencil for Me (Opera Colorado); Paula, Florencia en el Amazonas (San Diego Opera)

http://www.adrianazabala.com/

Mackenzie Whitney
Arcadio

Madison Opera Debut: La Bohème

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

Upcoming: Frederic, The Pirates of Penzance (San Diego Opera); Alfredo, La Traviata (Annapolis Opera); Rodolfo, La Bohème (Opera San Antonio)

Nmon Ford
Riolobo

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

Recently: Jochanaan, 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: Iago, Otello (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra); Soloist, Songfest (BBC Symphony Orchestra)

http://www.nmonford.com/


Levi Hernandez
Alvaro

Madison Opera Debut: The Magic Flute

Recently:
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; Alvaro, Florencia en el Amazonas (Arizona Opera); Germont, La Traviata (Opera Roanoke); Sonora, La Fanciulla del West (Opera Omaha)

Upcoming: Marcello, La Bohème (Opera Colorado); Alvaro, Florencia en el Amazonas (San Diego Opera)


Ashraf Sewailam
Capitan

Madison Opera Debut

Recently: 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, Roméo et Juliette (Opera Grand Rapids, Virginia Opera)

 Brian Belz
Pasha Selim

Madison Opera Debut

Recently: The Visitor, The Spitfire Grill (Four Seasons Theatre); Anton Mahler, The White Rose (Know Better Productions); Bassianus, Titus Andronicus (Madison Theatre Guild); Touchstone, As You Like It (Madison Shakespeare Company); Ensemble, Queer Shorts 2.1: Queer Love (StageQ); Ensemble, Lavinia (Madison Theatre Guild); Tom, Skin Tight (Mercury Players Theatre) 

Upcoming: Stage Director for Debs in Prison (Know Better Productions)
 

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 

Charles Snowdon &
Ann Lindsey 

 

 

  Artist underwriting 
provided by 
E. David Cronon Trust