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Barbiere Di Siviglia, Il

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About the Show Less...

Rossini's comic masterpiece of love, disguise and trickery is presented in a new production. Read More >

Rossina is held captive in the home of he guardian Dr Bartolo, but all she wants to do is escape into the waiting arms of count Almaviva. It is lucky, then, that the Count’s wily manservant Figaro is on hand to help.

The team of Rossini regulars leading the production include Joyce DiDonato, Bruno Pratico, Toby Spence and George Petean.

Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 19/12/2005

Closing Night: 18/01/2006

Running time: 2h50

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Cast & Creative


Robert Gleadow, Toby Spence, George Petean, Joyce DiDonato, Bruno Pratico, Raymond Aceto, Elizabeth Gale


Director - Moshe Leiser & Patrice Caurier

Producer - The Royal Opera

Conductor - Mark Elder (Jan 18 Rory Macdonald)

Lighting Designer - Christophe Forey

Set Designer - Christian Fenouillat

Author - Libretto by Cesare Sterbini after Pierre-Augustin Beaumarchais's Le Barbier de Seville

About Royal Opera House

Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom WC2E 9DD

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