July16 2022 (Sat)
7:00 PM

Le nozze di Figaro (Prague Summer Nights)

Opera by W. A. Mozart

Estates Theatre - Prague Opera tickets | Opera and Ballet

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Date: July 16, 2022 | 19:00 (Sat)
Venue: Estates Theatre - Prague Opera tickets
Duration: 170 minutes
Status: Not available

W. A. Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro

In Italian, subtitles in English

The Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival presents a fully-staged production of Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro under the stage direction of Anna Rebek and under the music directorship of Timothy Long.

Figaro’s wedding is famously associated with Prague. Although, the world premiere of the opera was held in Vienna, it was only in Prague that it experienced its first real triumph, thanks to which the impresario Bondini in Mozart ordered an opera designed specifically for Prague-which was later famous for Don Giovanni. There are few operas that have such a rich and tangled storyline as the marriage of Figaro. The subtitle of the Beaumarchais's master of the "Crazy Day" aptly describes his character. In this opera of jealousy and Love, Mozart’s masterpiece has a whole gallery of characters and figures, led by servant Figaro, his girl, a chambermaid Susanna, can the womanizing count Almaviva. The production highlights the talents of up and coming singers and musicians of Prague Summer Nights Festival.

The Estates Theatre is globally unique as the one and only preserved and still functional venue where a world premiere of a Mozart opera took place with the composer himself conducting. The world premiere of Don Giovanni on 29 October 1787 was a tremendous success and from Prague the new opera set out on its journey to global acclaim and admiration.

Performing: 

Prague Summer Nights Festival Orchestra and Chorus

Festival participants are from five different continents and are from top music conservatories and universities such as the Juilliard School, the Manhattan School of Music, Indiana University, the University of Southern California, the Peabody Conservatory, the Eastman School of Music, the University of Kentucky, the University of Michigan, the New England Conservatory, New York University, Northwestern University, the Royal College of Music and the Royal Academy of Music in London, Conservatorium of Sydney. 

Important:

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  • Purchased tickets cannot be returned or exchanged.
  • No discounts are provided. 
  • One intermission
  • Theatre is a cultural institution. Please respect the common principles of appropriate behaviour and clothing.
  • The program may be subject to change.
  • The price includes service fee of 3,7 € (100,- CZK)

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