Tag Archives: Gioacchino Rossini

Il barbiere di Siviglia in Prague

Libretto: Cesare Sterbini Conductor: Tomáš Brauner, Enrico Dovico Stage director: Martin Otava Sets: Ján Zavarský Costumes: Bettine Kirste Chorus master: Adolf Melichar Dramaturgy: Jitka Slavíková State Opera Orchestra State Opera Chorus Premiere: September 29, 2005 Figaro, the most famous barber … Continue reading

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Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Opera Bastille in Paris

Opéra Bastille – from 02 February to 04 March 2016 3h05 with 1 interval Photo © Lola Guerrera / VOZ’image Il Barbiere di Siviglia | Le Barbier de Séville Opera Buffa in two acts (1816) Music Gioacchino Rossini Libretto Cesare … Continue reading

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Rossini’s Otello in Vienna

Rossini wrote Otello in 1816, between Il barbiere di Siviglia and La Cenerentola, as a commission for the royal theatre in Naples. Anyone expecting a faithful musical rendition of Shakespeare – as Lord Byron did – was in for a … Continue reading

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Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Opera Bastille in Paris

Opéra Bastille from 02 February to 04 March 2016 Opening night Tue. 2 Feb. Il Barbiere di Siviglia Opera Buffa in two acts (1816) Music Gioacchino Rossini Libretto Cesare Sterbini After Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais In Italian Conductor Giacomo Sagripanti … Continue reading

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The Barber of Seville on tour in Wales and England

Saturday, February 13, 2016 – Friday, April 8, 2016 New Production Spring 2016 Cities The Bristol Hippodrome 15 Mar – 18 Mar Milton Keynes Theatre 29 Mar – 1 Apr Venue Cymru, Llandudno 8 Mar – 11 Mar Birmingham Hippodrome … Continue reading

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GIOACCHINO ROSSINI’s “Semiramide” in Marseille

 Semiramide GIOACCHINO ROSSINI Sunday October 18th, 2015 > 2:30PM Wednesday October 21st, 2015 > 8:00PM Saturday October 24th, 2015 > 8:00PM Tuesday October 27th, 2015 > 8:00PM Simultaneously stunning and majestic, this score reveals yet another element of the Rossini … Continue reading

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Il barbiere di Siviglia in Vienna (watch it on livestreaming on October 3rd)

Il barbiere di Siviglia Gioachino Rossini 03. Oct. 2015 | 19.30 Guillermo García Calvo |Conductor Günther Rennert | Staging concept Richard Bletschacher | Director Alfred Siercke | Production design CAST Javier Camarena | Graf Almaviva Wolfgang Bankl | Bartolo Angela … Continue reading

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