"Recreated" Figaro at Garsington delights


After the preceding evening’s presentation of Annilese Miskimmon’s sparkling production of Handel’s Semele - an account of marital infidelity in immortal realms - the second opera of Garsington Opera’s 2017 season brought us down to earth for more mundane disloyalties and deceptions amongst the moneyed aristocracy of the eighteenth-century, as presented by John Cox in his 2005 production of Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro.

Tags: Religion, Mozart, Garsington Opera, Figaro, Handel, John Cox, Garsington, Annilese Miskimmon

Source:  http://www.operatoday.com/content/2017/06/recreated_figar.php