Jeff Smith noon, Aug. 21
Giuseppe Verdi’s opera, filled with great arias and choruses, is enhanced with design by Zandra Rhodes. Cast includes American soprano Latonia Moore, Italian tenor Walter Fraccaro, mezzo-soprano Jill Grove, bass-baritone Mark Doss. Italian conductor Daniele Callegari makes his San Diego Opera debut; Andrew Sinclair directs. Sung in Italian with English supertitles. 619-533-7000.
- Cost: $35 - $210