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L’italiana in Algeri Act One Finale

Listen to some of the silliest music in all opera!

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2001 YAP La Cenerentola Program

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Highlights from 2013 “La Cenerentola”

Listen to highlights from this effervescent Rossini comedy!

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2013 La Cenerentola

Operatic fun for everyone in a colorful Cinderella!

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2011 Barber of Seville

Peter Kazaras directs Rossini’s popular comedy!

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2013 La Cenerentola

Cinderella—as Seattle Opera had never seen her before!

© Wah Lui
2006 The Italian Girl in Algiers

“I think this is getting too silly!”

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1982 Barber of Seville

Starring June Anderson as Rosina!

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1977 La Cenerentola

Cinderella comes to Seattle Opera for the first time.

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1974 Barber of Seville

A lively production of Rossini’s great comedy.

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1966 Barber of Seville

Seattle’s first completely comic opera!

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2011 Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)

A double-cast production: soprano Sarah Coburn performed Rosina one and mezzo Kate Lindsey in the other!

Cinderella
Cinderella’s Ball

A McCaw Hall Open House celebrating everyone’s favorite rags-to-riches heroine!

© Gary Smith
JULIAN PATRICK as Don Magnifico

The climax of Don Magnifico’s ridiculous “dream” aria.

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2012/13 Cinderella Program

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2010/11 The Barber of Seville Program

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2006 The Italian Girl in Algiers Program

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1999/2000 The Barber of Seville Program

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1996 La Cenerentola Program

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1992/93 The Barber of Seville Program

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1982/83 The Barber of Seville Program

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1976/77 La Cenerentola Program

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1974/75 The Barber of Seville Program

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© Rozarii Lynch
2011 Il barbiere di Siviglia

A unique revival in which the alternating Rosinas were performed by different voice types.

© Gary Smith
2000 Il barbiere di Siviglia

Young love triumphs over aged tyranny in this most popular of opera comedies.

© Gary Smith
1992 Barber of Seville

Mirth and madness from the master of operatic mayhem!

1966/67 Il barbiere di Siviglia Program Cover
1966/67 The Barber of Seville Program

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© Gary Smith
1996 La Cenerentola

A Cinderella comedy without the glass slipper–but with a hilariously pompous stepfather and a rogue servant.