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The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

The Barber of Seville, Opera by G. Rossini

Vienna
“Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!” - the famous refrain that announces the arrival of the Barber of Seville and the start of what is arguably still the best comedy in opera. Based on Pierre Beaumarchais’ play of 1775, Le ...
The Magic Flute, Opera by W. A. Mozart

The Magic Flute, Opera by W. A. Mozart

Vienna
The Magic Flute is a work that continues to bewitch artists and audiences alike. The opera is sometimes seen as a statement on the superiority of reason over superstition, but the real joy of the piece is the way in which Mozart and his ...
Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
Now performed all over the world, Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida was the outcome of a direct commission from Egypt’s ruler, Isma'il Pasha; a statement of his ambition for his country to become the bridge between the European and ...