The Marriage of Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro)
Tour synopsis, cast & creatives
Count Almaviva lusts after the delicious Susanna, Figaro's bride to be. The neglected Countess pines for her husband's attentions and, as she tries to make him jealous, love and suspicion abound. Figaro must unravel the threads before he and Susanna can tie the knot. Also performed as Figaro's Wedding
. First performed at the Burgtheater in Vienna on 1 May 1786 Sung in Italian with English and Welsh surtitles
Approximate runtime 200minutes.
Age Advisory: 7+Music Mozart. Lyrics Da Ponte (after [Beaumarchais]). Producer Welsh National Opera. Producer Grand Theatre de Geneve.