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ENO: The Barber of Seville at London Coliseum

About the Event

Immerse yourself in the stunning architecture of London's breathtaking Coliseum for an unforgettable concert that will awaken your understanding and appreciation of opera.

Experience Jonathan Miller's timeless comedy opera, The Barber of Seville, which has long been the shining star of the West End Opera season. This captivating tale of intrigue and romance follows the clever protagonist, Figaro, as he devises cunning tactics to help a smitten lover outsmart a wicked guardian.

With elements of bribery, deception, and disguise, this show has it all! Don't miss out on the opportunity to book your tickets for an extraordinary evening of delight and merriment.

About The Barber of Seville:
Count Almaviva's love for the enchanting Rosina knows no bounds. In a selfless act of devotion, he disguises himself as a humble student, hoping to win her heart with his personality rather than his riches.

Enter Figaro, the ever‐resourceful character who lends his skills to aid Count Almaviva in liberating Rosina from the clutches of her guardian, Dr. Bartolo. Relish in Figaro's playful mischief as he becomes the indispensable force propelling Rosina toward her one true love. But is this a love story truly destined to be written?

Cast / Production

In this phenomenal revival, acclaimed American conductor Roderick Cox graces the stage for his debut with ENO. Charismatic audience favourite Charles Rice takes on the role of Figaro, while the incomparable Simon Bailey, renowned for his versatility as a bass‐baritone, breathes life into the character of Dr. Bartolo.

Completing this stellar ensemble is the remarkable ENO Harewood Artist Innocent Masuku, who portrays Count Almaviva with his captivating presence, and the talented Irish soprano Anna Devin, making her ENO debut as the enchanting Rosina.

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