Based on a play by Hugo, it is the ninth most-performed opera in North America
Court jester; baritone title role in this Verdi opera from his prolific middle period
Tenor voice; sings "La donna è mobile"
Sister of Sparafucile, contralto
Tenor aria; opera by Verdi
Rigoletto compares himself to the murderer saying he uses a knife, Rigoletto uses his tongue
Rigoletto releases his fury upon the courtiers