Slide Verdi's Friday, February 4 – 7PM Rigoletto Teatro Lirico D’Europa The lecherous Duke of Mantua seduces wives and daughters while his hunchbacked Jester, Rigoletto, adds insult to injury by ridiculing their husbands and fathers.  Finally, the joke goes too far and a furious father pronounces a curse on Rigoletto. The curse comes alive as the Duke
seduces Rigoletto’s young, innocent daughter
Gilda, then deepens when Rigoletto hires an
assassin to kill the Duke. Will Gilda’s love
for the Duke finally bring the curse down
upon them all?