Teatro de la Maestranza Announces Cast Changes for ‘Roberto Devereux’

By Francisco Salazar

The Teatro de la Maestranza has announced a cast change for its production of “Roberto Devereux.”

The company said that Yolanda Auyanet will replace Hrachuhí Bassénz in the role of Elisabetta.

Auyanet is best known for her interpretations of “La Boheme,” “La Traviata,” “Pagliacci,” “I Capuleti e Monetecchi” and “Carmen.” The Spanish soprano has performed in such theaters as Rossini Opera Festival Teatro Verdi, Teatro Regio di Torino, Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Teatro de la Zarzuela, and the Arena di Verona.

She is set to join a cast that includes Ismael Jordi, Nancy-Fabiola Herrera, and Franco Vassallo. Alessandro Talevi directs the production with Yves Abel conducting.

“Roberto Devereux” will be performed between Nov. 8 and 12, 2022.