Serbian baritone Željko Lučić is currently playing Rigoletto at the Opéra Bastille. In this production directed by Claus Guth, Verdi's famous buffoon is accompanied by a double, a silent character interpreted by the actor Henri Bernard Guizirian. Octave followed the two men backstage, before their entrance, as they take possession of their character.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conducted by Nicola Luisotti, this new production of Rigoletto marks director Claus Guth’s first collaboration with the Paris Opera.