Musica Viva in Hong Kong to Present ‘Maria Stuarda’

By David Salazar

Musica Viva in Hong Kong is set to present Donizetti’s “Maria Stuarda” this December.

The opera, which opens on Dec. 9, 2022 and runs through the 11th, will take place at the Concert Hall at Hong Kong City Hall.

The opera will feature two casts. Taking on the role of Maria Stuarda are Lee Sang-eun and Meryl Dominguez. As Elisabetta, audiences will see Hilary Ginther and Anna Laurenzo while Todd Wilander and Matteo Mezzaro will alternate as Leicester. As Cecil, Michael Lam and Issac Droscha will rotate. Sammy Chien and Frankie Fung will each get two performances as Talbot. Finally, Kenix Tsang and Collette Lam will interpret the role of Anna.

Wilson Ng will conduct the production with lo Kingman directing. Leung Siu Kwan is the Executive Producer and Isaac Wong is the set designer.