|Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart||
Le nozze di Figaro, K492 (The Marriage of Figaro)
Ann Murray (Mezzo-Soprano), Luca Pisaroni (Baritone), Martina Janková (Soprano), Carlos Chausson (Bass), Adam Plachetka (Bass-Baritone), Christina Gansch (Soprano), Anett Fritsch (Soprano), Paul Schweinester (Tenor), Margarita Gritskova (Mezzo-Soprano)
Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
Sven-Eric Bechtolf (Σκηνοθέτης)
Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro is an unforgettable opera about love, desire and the primal force of uncontrollable passion. Concluding the Salzburg Festival’s highly successful Mozart / Da Ponte cycle, director Sven-Eric Bechtolf sets this emotional tour de force in a stately English country house during the 1920s. The renowned Vienna Philharmonic ensures an exceptional evening of music from Mozart’s birthplace.
“Everything about the show exuded immediacy and naturalness: the intriguingly updated production by the director Sven-Eric Bechtolf; the winning performances of a compelling cast; and the supple, glowing playing that the conductor Dan Ettinger drew from the Vienna Philharmonic…”. (The New York Times)
In the hands of Sven-Eric Bechtolf, this final production in the Salzburg Festival’s Mozart / Da Ponte trilogy is a unique evening of inspiring opera.
The stage design, spread over two levels showing up to five rooms at the same time, ensures fast-paced, parallel and multi-layered staging possibilities.