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Cast change: Michael Spyres to sing in La donna del lago on 17 May

American tenor replaces Colin Lee in the role of Rodrigo.

By Chris Shipman (Content Producer (Social Media and News))

17 May 2013 at 1.01pm | 1 Comment

Due to illness, South African-born British tenor Colin Lee has withdrawn from the role of Rodrigo for the performance of La donna del lago on 17 May. The role will be sung by Michael Spyres.

Michael Spyres has previously sung the role of Rodrigo at La Scala, Milan, in 2011. His other recent roles include Hoffmann in Les Contes d’Hoffmann in Barcelona, Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola in Bologna and Masaniello in La Muette de Portici for the Opéra-Comique, Paris. He will also sing the role at Covent Garden on the 7, 11 June as originally scheduled.

The rest of the cast remains the same.

By Chris Shipman (Content Producer (Social Media and News))

17 May 2013 at 1.01pm

This article has been categorised Opera and tagged cast change, Michael Spyres

This article has 1 comment

  1. lucky London audience! All afternoon flights from Vienna to London were fully booked, so I will have to wait until his next performance :-(

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