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The Barber of Seville: Paris Opera
The Barber of Seville: Paris Opera, © Grand Théâtre de Genève/Vincent Lepresle

THE BARBER OF SEVILLE: PARIS OPERA

ABOUT THE EVENT

Damiano Michieletto makes his directing debut at the Paris Opera with this new production of Rossini's ever-popular Barber of Seville. Soprano Karine Deshayes revives her virtuoso and sensitive portrayal of Rosina.

This is undoubtedly the most famous opera buffa in the history of music and an eternal source of delight. Rossini composed it in just a few weeks, borrowing the overture and certain airs from his own serious and comic works. All of the remarkable ensembles, however, are original. In the finale of the first act, Rossini combines multiple styles and interlinks duos, trios, quintets and sextets with stupefying virtuosity. Il barbiere di Siviglia was also one of the first operatic triumphs in Europe.

Performed in Italian.

Carlo Montanaro, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Stage Director
Paolo Fantin, Sets
Silvia Aymonino, Costumes
Fabio Barettin, Lighting

René Barbera (A)
Edgaro Rocha (B): Il Conte d’Almaviva
Carlo Lepore (A)
Paolo Bordogna (B): Bartolo
Karine Deshayes (A)
Marina Comparato (B): Rosina
Dalibor Jenis (A)
Florian Sempey (B): Figaro
Orlin Anastassov (A)
Carlo Cigni (B): Basilio
Tiago Matos: Fiorello
Cornelia Oncioiu: Berta

Paris Opera Orchestra and Chorus

(A) 19, 23, 25, 28, 29 September – 1, 4 October
(B) 14, 15, 20, 23, 28, 30 October – 3 November

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Catherine M., United Kingdom, July 14 2012   most enjoyable experience

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