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ROSSINI | Il barbiere di Siviglia

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Gioacchino Rossini's classic comic opera is about who will win the young Rosina. Will Count Almaviva succeed, or will she end up with the elderly Doctor Bartolo, who has locked her in? 

In this version, the story is told from Rosina's point of view. Director François De Carpentries and set designer Karine Van Hercke use her diary as a visual and conceptual starting point, in which the maiden's storm of feelings are broken down, reflected and expressed. We become part of a game that is entertaining and infectiously funny, but also vulnerable and confused: the game of a young woman who is on a journey of becoming.

Free introduction one hour before the performance

Manlio Benzi, CONDUCTOR
Francois De Carpentries, DIRECTOR
Samantha Hankey, ROSINA
Joshua Hopkins, FIGARO
Sunnyboy Dladla, ALMAVIVA
Jens-Erik Aasbø, DON BASILIO
Luciano di Pasquale, DR. BARTOLO
Caroline Wettergreen, BERTA

13. Jan 2018

Tickets are available beginning May 22. For more information visit:

Earlier Event: January 4
ROSSINI | Il barbiere di Siviglia
Later Event: January 13
ROSSINI | Il barbiere di Siviglia