Mozart’s opera about testing fidelity is an intriguing story to music of impossible beauty. Two men disguise themselves as Albanians and attempt to seduce each other’s lover in an elaborate ruse to win a bet. Absurd? Yes, but Mozart’s luminous music takes the ridiculous and makes it sublime. Come along for a merry ride and you’ll see that under that veil of farce is a poignant drama about love, faith, loss and sex.
Director David McVicar delivered profound and acclaimed productions of Don Giovanni and The Marriage of Figaro, so we’re excited to see what he has in store for this final instalment of the Da Ponte trilogy.
Jonathan Darlington returns to conduct a cast of Opera Australia’s finest talent, along with American tenor Charles Castronovo, who makes his Australian debut.
Buy tickets at www.opera.org.au or by calling 02 9318 8200WHAT: Così fan tutte at the Sydney Opera House
WHEN: 19/07/2016 - 13/08/2016 (7:30 pm - 10:00 pm)
WHERE: Sydney Opera House
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