9/11/16 Le nozze di Figaro
Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona prepares to host from November 7 to November 20th the theatrical hit play of the season “Le nozze di Figaro” under the stage direction of Lluís Pasqual and the musical direction of Josep Pons.
An opera buffa
Set in Seville during the 30’s decade, and it centers on the romantic wefts of Figaro, Susanna, the Count and Countess Almaviva, and Marcellin, the romantic feud in turn are accompanied by the music of Mozart. The play consists of 4 major acts and an intermission that last about 30 minutes, which gives the play a total duration of 3h 40m.
The play has a talented cast of actors with the participation of Gyula Orendt and Olga Mykytenko for the role of Count and Countess Almaviva, Kyle Ketelsen as Figaro, Maria Riccarda Wesseling as Marcellina; Mojca Erdmann and Elena Copons Catala, who makes his acting debut in this majestic theater, will share the main role of Susanna.
A production that brings together great talents
The overview of “Le nozze di Figaro” that reaches 90 performances at the Teatre del Liceu does not goes unnoticed at all, because behind it there is an excellent work and production by the management team. Lluís Pasqual is the senior director but his replacement, Leo Castaldi, has worked very hard in front of the preparation of this play along all its interpreters to ensure that the result is always better than what the public was waiting for. The artistic director of the room, Christina Scheppelman, has said that the result of the work of this prodigious cast is a “very balanced and lively” work.
The responsible for putting music in this playwill be Josep Pons, director of the symphony orchestra of the Liceu, and Conxita Garcia as director of the Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu.
Take advantage of your stay at our luxury hotel in Barcelona to visit the Gran Teatre del Liceu, an obligatory stop in Barcelona, and enjoy this magnificent theater production.