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Le Nozze di Figaro

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Acts 1 and 2
Leonard Isaacs writes on page 4

The Glyndebourne Opera Presents 'Le Nozze di Figaro'
'The Marriage of Figaro'
An Opera in Four Acts
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte: sung in the original Italian
MUSIC BY MOZART

Count Almaviva: Michel Roux

Countess Almaviva: Joan Sutherland

Figaro, the Count's servant: Sesto Bruscantini

Susanna, the Countess's maid: Elena Rizzieri

Cherubino, a page to the Count: Cora Canne-Meijer

Doctor Bartolo: Ian Wallace

Marcellina, his former housekeeper: Monica Sinclair

Don Basilio, a music teacher: Hugues Cuenod

Antonio, a gardener: Gwyn Griffiths

Barbarina, his daughter, Susanna's cousin: Jeannette Sinclair

Don Curzio, a lawyer: Daniel McCoshan

Glyndebourne Festival Chorus (Chorus-Master, Peter Gellhorn)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Leader, Arthur Leavins)
Conducted by Vittorio Gui
Continuo, Joseph Horovitz
Chief coach, Jani Strasser

7.30-9.5
ACT 1 A room in the Count's palace

ACT 2 The Countess's boudoir
9.20-10.45
ACT 3 A hall in the palace

ACT 4 The palace gardens

FROM THE OPERA HOUSE, GLYNDEBOURNE before an invited audience

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