Guild Opera Company Announces Puccini Double-Bill

By David Salazar

Guild Opera Company is set to present a double bill of “Il Tabarro” and “Suor Angelica.”

On Feb. 2 and 3 at River of the Valley in Canoga Park, the organization will showcase a production directed by Gabriel Reoyo-Pazos, led by music diretors Dr. Robert Chauls and Helen Wu.

“Il Tabarro” will star baritone Carlos Oliva, soprano Yunjeong Choi, and tenor Elias Berezin. They will share the stage with Emesh Wijewardena, Tiffany Carmel, Haocheng Sun, Christiaan Westerkamp, Veronica Robinson, Matthew Morton, Wyatt Domine, Seth Freed, Adam Oler, and Alexei Helmbock.

For “Suor Angelica,” audiences will experience Emma Berggren in the title role alongside mezzo Teresa Hughes Oliva. Other cast members include Lily Berthold, Claudia Sobol, Abigail Hernanez, Rachel Mellman, Veronica Robinson, Jessica Berns-Garner, Leilah Telon, Megan Shoaf, Lillian Glascott, and Laura Barrows.