by Giuseppe Verdi
First performed November 16, 1850, at Teatro Grande, Trieste.
Opera in 3 acts, libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after the play
Le Pasteur, ou L'Évangile et le Foyer by Émile Souvestre and Eugène Bourgeois
Metropolitan Opera plot synopsis
A Philips recording of Stiffelio with José Carreras, Sylvia Sass, Ezio di Cesare, Matteo Manuguerra, and Thomas Moser, conducted by Lamberto Gardelli, can be ordered from and  from
Opera Pages
Sarasota Opera in Florida has announced that it will perform Stiffelio on February 19, 22, 24, and 27 (matinee). and March 2, 5, and 12 (matinee), 2005, with Todd Geer in the title role.