The Marriage of Figaro
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Live fully-staged opera with world-class singers, performed in Italian with English supertitles. Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro is a wonderful comedy, a cornerstone of world opera repertoire since its premiere in 1786. Figaro, the head servant of Count Almaviva, is getting married to his beloved Susanna. Their master the Count has his own designs on Susanna. The Count’s neglected wife conspires with Susanna to change places and give her philandering husband a lesson. Conducted by Maestro Jorge Parodi, directed by Laura Alley, with a chamber ensemble. www.operainwilliamsburg.org.