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Barber Of Seville, The

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The Savoy Opera kicks off its debut season with Rossini's comic classic. Read More >

barber_sevilleAlthough it was written after Mozart’s the Marriage Of Figaro, Rossini’s prequel is set before the Count has won Rosina from under the nose of the jealous Doctor Bartolo, and charts how the young lovers, aided by the wily barber Figaro, evade the doctor’s efforts to claim her for himself.

The Barber Of Seville will run in tandem with the Marriage Of Figaro.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 07/04/2004

Opening Night: 15/04/2004

Closing Night: 19/06/2004

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Cast & Creative


Darren Abrahams (to May 8), Mark Wilde (from May 11) (Count Almaviva), Owen Gilhooly (Figaro), Sally Wilson (Rosina), Geoffrey Dolton (Bartolo), Charbel Mattar (Don Basilio), Phyllis Cannan (Berta)


Director - Aletta Collins

Producer - Savoy Opera

Conductor - Brad Cohen

Lighting Designer - Giuseppe Di lorio

Set Designer - Gideon Davey

About Savoy Theatre

Savoy Court, Strand, London WC2R 0ET

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