English Touring Opera
English Touring Opera: The Barber of Seville
Wed 9 & Sat 12 May 2012 7.30pm
Theatre: £21.50 (£19.50), £24.50 (£22.50), £28.50 (£26.50), Under 26s £12 (+ booking fee)
Production Company: English Touring Opera
Effervescent, high-spirited, vocally brilliant, a work of comic genius: Rossini’s masterpiece The Barber of Seville is a favourite with audiences around the world. ETO’s new production, directed by the exciting and imaginative Thomas Guthrie and conducted by an experienced master of Italian opera, Paul McGrath, stars Nicholas Sharratt as the roguish young Count Almaviva and Kitty Whately as Rosina.
Sung in English Translation. English surtitles will be displayed for the performance on Sat 12 May.
“The time whizzes by. Hugely entertaining and highly recommended.” The Stage
““In this production ETO has a sure fire hit on its hands. As a scintillating evening of high quality entertainment it’s hard to beat.” **** Opera Britannia
There will be a pre-show talk for this event on Wed 9 May. The event is FREE but tickets must be booked in advance online or via the Box Office.
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The Barber of Seville - a 'behind the scenes' overview of ETO's latest production
Interview with the Director Thomas Guthrie
Dates & Times
|Wed 9 May||Theatre||7:30pm|
|Sat 12 May||Theatre||7:30pm|
Seating up to 550, audiences are assured of an excellent view of the stage and comfortable seating in this well-designed auditorium. The theatre stages the best national and international plays and performances, as well as contemporary and international dance, music and comedians.