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Le Nozze di Figaro
Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte
The Figaro story continues in what is often considered Mozart's most perfect opera. After his marriage to Rosina, now the Countess Almaviva, the Count's palace is filled with a tangled web of love affairs. The pageboy Cherubino courts the Countess while the Count pursues the maidservant Susanna who is betrothed to the wily Figaro.
Performing: April 24, 26, 27, 29, May 1, 2m, 4, 5, 7, 2010
Kennedy Center Opera House
Sung in Italian with English supertitles
Production from Houston Grand Opera
Count Almaviva: Teddy Tahu Rhodes/Trevor Scheunemann†±
Countess Almaviva: Krassimira Stoyanova
Figaro: Ildar Abdrazakov
Susanna: Veronica Cangemi*/Amanda Squitieri±
Cherubino: Michèle Losier*/Renata Pokupic*
Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
Original Production: Göran Jarvefelt
Director: Harry Silverstein
* Washington National Opera Debut
± Former Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist
† Operalia Winner
The Marriage of Figaro photo by Ted Washington courtesy of Houston Grand Opera

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Le Nozze di Figaro
Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte
The Figaro story continues in what is often considered Mozart's most perfect opera. After his marriage to Rosina, now the Countess Almaviva, the Count's palace is filled with a tangled web of love affairs. The pageboy Cherubino courts the Countess while the Count pursues the maidservant Susanna who is betrothed to the wily Figaro.
Performing: April 24, 26, 27, 29, May 1, 2m, 4, 5, 7, 2010
Kennedy Center Opera House
Sung in Italian with English supertitles
Production from Houston Grand Opera
Count Almaviva: Teddy Tahu Rhodes/Trevor Scheunemann†±
Countess Almaviva: Krassimira Stoyanova
Figaro: Ildar Abdrazakov
Susanna: Veronica Cangemi*/Amanda Squitieri±
Cherubino: Michèle Losier*/Renata Pokupic*
Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
Original Production: Göran Jarvefelt
Director: Harry Silverstein
* Washington National Opera Debut
± Former Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist
† Operalia Winner
The Marriage of Figaro photo by Ted Washington courtesy of Houston Grand Opera

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