Un Ballo In Maschera

Articles & Interviews

  • About the Composer

    The greatest Italian composer of opera, Giuseppe Francesco Fortunino Verdi was also a landowner and farmer; a philanthropist; an impossible, pessimistic, grumpy old stick-in-the-mud; and one of the founding fathers of the Italian nation....

Receive all the latest news from Seattle Opera plus special offers too.

Sign Up Today

Scroll through an exciting collection of recent operas and informative, short videos!

Watch Videos

Check out and become a fan of Seattle Opera now on Facebook!

Join the Discussion

Photo Credit

© Seattle Opera photo