Focus on opera: singer and director Yvonne Fontane explores Mozart

23rd July 2012http://www.theatrevoice.com/8464/focus-on-opera-singer-and-director-yvonne-fontane-explores-mozart/#comments1 Comment·

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FOCUS ON OPERA

Soprano and director Yvonne Fontane discusses her current production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) for Stowe Opera with Cordelia Graham, explaining the context of the work and the challenge of performing the central role of the Contessa. Recorded at People Show Studios, London, 4 July 2012.

Do we not wonder all the time who is ruling us?… that is the question being posed in this opera.

Dates: Wednesday 25 July 2012 (6:00pm)
Thursday 26 July 2012 (6:00pm)
Saturday 28 July 2012 (6:00pm)
Sunday 29 July 2012 (3:00pm)

More info: https://www.stoweopera.com/hometext2012.html

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Kit Boot July 23, 2012 at 10:57 pm

Terrific interview, many thanks.
Thoroughly enjoyed the production and now understand the final tableau in the context of the final Beaumarchais play. Brilliant!

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