La Gioconda

La Gioconda

Opera


Overview


Synopsis

The opera is based upon the Victor Hugo play about the tribulations of the beautiful Gioconda. Barnaba, a spy of the Inquisition, lusts after La Gioconda. He decides that in order to win over Gioconda, he must prove her lover, Enzo, to be faithless. He then sets up a meeting with Enzo and his former lover, Laura. He arranges for La Gioconda to also be present and chaost ensues.


Characters

Male

Lead

Baritone

Female

Lead

Soprano

Female

Supporting

Alto



Show Information

Libretto:
Category
Opera
Number of Acts:
4 Acts
Cast Size
medium
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, young adult, mature adult characters