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Figaro X Figaro

12/09/17 | 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Bare Opera

22 Waverly Avenue Map

646-922-7169

$25 and up


09-12-2017 12:00:00 09-12-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Figaro X Figaro | 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM This never-before-seen adaptation by director Cecilia Ligorio and resident conductor Sesto Quatrini cleverly weaves Rossini's The Barber of Seville into Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro as a series of flashbacks. Through the music of Rossini we glimpse the early lives of the characters from Beaumarchais' famous trilogy, which gives greater perspective on the matured characters in Mozart's story. With all the most memorable operatic moments intact, this "marriage" of two of the most famous Italian operas clocks in at a fast two hours, with some of opera's rising stars at the storytelling healm. CREATIVE TEAM Sesto Quatrini | Conductor Cecilia Ligorio | Stage Director Kirsten Scott | Executive Producer George Del Barrio | Creative + Technical Director Laetitia Ruccolo | Music Director Anthony Tornambene | Lighting Design Raxann Chin | Wardrobe Design CAST Paul La Rosa | Figaro Liana Guberman | Rosina Almaviva Suchan Kim | Count Almaviva Francisco Corredor | Basilio Colin Whiteman | Don Bartolo Kristina Bachrach | Susanna Sophie Delphis | Cherubino Paola Michelini | Marcellina http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=262692 Bare Opera Bare Opera

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This never-before-seen adaptation by director Cecilia Ligorio and resident conductor Sesto Quatrini cleverly weaves Rossini's The Barber of Seville into Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro as a series of flashbacks. Through the music of Rossini we glimpse the early lives of the characters from Beaumarchais' famous trilogy, which gives greater perspective on the matured characters in Mozart's story. With all the most memorable operatic moments intact, this "marriage" of two of the most famous Italian operas clocks in at a fast two hours, with some of opera's rising stars at the storytelling healm.

CREATIVE TEAM Sesto Quatrini | Conductor Cecilia Ligorio | Stage Director Kirsten Scott | Executive Producer George Del Barrio | Creative + Technical Director Laetitia Ruccolo | Music Director Anthony Tornambene | Lighting Design Raxann Chin | Wardrobe Design CAST Paul La Rosa | Figaro Liana Guberman | Rosina Almaviva Suchan Kim | Count Almaviva Francisco Corredor | Basilio Colin Whiteman | Don Bartolo Kristina Bachrach | Susanna Sophie Delphis | Cherubino Paola Michelini | Marcellina

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