Le Nozze di Figaro at the Embassy of Austria,
Washington, DC May 19, 2016
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Mozart's masterpiece about love and marriage in the "upstairs downstairs" castle of Count and Countess Almaviva thrills with Mozart's most glorious melodies, beautiful arias, comic moments and romance.
The opera debuted in Vienna, Austria on May 1, 1786. This special production celebrates the opera's 230th anniversary debut with internationally acclaimed singers and directors. See Artist Page to meet the cast and directors!
Costumed and staged, with members of the superb Virginia Chamber Orchestra, this performance promises pure entertainment. In the original Italian. Limited seating. Reserve your seats now!
The mission of "Mozart In Vienna" is to present music that Mozart composed or debuted in Vienna, Austria. The years he lived and composed in Vienna are considered some of his most prolific and fruitful, resulting in an abundance of great operas, including Le Nozze di Figaro, and several other notable works. "Mozart In Vienna" also celebrates Mozart's entrepreneurial spirit, relentless tenacity and his passion for sharing his music with the world, often in spite of astounding opposition and difficulties.