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Arizona Opera Cast Members & Creatives

Dan Rigazzi

Stage Director Dan Rigazzi is delighted to be making his debut at Arizona Opera. Recent projects include The Beggar’s Opera at Carnegie Mellon University, Lucia di Lammermoor at the Winter Opera of St. Louis, and La bohème for Ash Lawn Opera. In 2014 Dan made his La Scala debut, assisting Mary Zimmerman with her production of Lucia di Lammermoor. Other noteable projects include The Tales of Hoffmann for Wolf Trap Opera, The Rape of Lucretia for Pittsburgh Opera and a Triple Bill for Bard’s Graduate Vocal Arts Program, which included Song from the Uproar, by Missy Mazzoli, the premiere of David T. Little’sVinkensport, and Maurice Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges. In addition to his work at regional opera houses and universities, Dan has been on the staging staff at the Metropolitan Opera since 2008. He has worked with five Tony Award winning Directors: Mary Zimmerman, Diane Paulus, Susan Stroman, Jack O’Brien and Bartlett Sher.


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