Russian Opera Workshop Announces ‘Iolanta’ Cast

By Francisco Salazar

The Russian Opera Workshop has announced its casting for its upcoming production of Tchaikovsky’sIolanta.”

The title role of Iolanta is set to be shared by Gillian Watson, Samantha Long, and Marianne Nobre, while the role of Vaudemont will be portrayed by Martin Luther Clark. King René will be sung by Ben Wager and Eric Delagrange, while Robert will be portrayed by Tim Renner.

The cast will be rounded out by Elizabeth Reeves, Stephanie Rivero, Tanya Landau, Leah Johns, Leah Bedenko, Guadalupe Aguirre, Ariel Andrew, Randa Melhem, Rebecca Carden, Catherine Lupien, Chase Sanders, Miranda Shapiro, Arianna Rodriguez, Ariel Zaichick, Isabela Paździerski, Anthony Whitson-Martini, Jacob Wilde, Zachary Brashear, and Piero Regis.

Performances of the opera are set for June 25, 26 and 27.