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28 Aug 2012, Royal Albert Hall
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Proms 2012 Prom 60: Mozart – The Marriage of Figaro

Prom 60: Mozart – The Marriage of Figaro
Prom 60: Mozart – The Marriage of Figaro
18:30 Tue 28 Aug 2012 Royal Albert Hall
Mozart’s comic opera in which the Count receives his comeuppance, with Glyndebourne forces under rising star Robin Ticciati.
Mozart’s comic opera in which the Count receives his comeuppance, with Glyndebourne forces under rising star Robin Ticciati.

About this event

Since its inception, opera at Glyndebourne has been almost synonymous with Mozart, The Marriage of Figaro being the first work to be performed there, in May 1934. Servants outwit their master again in this latest production, new for 2012, which confirms a recent preference for period instruments.

There will be one interval

 

Discover the Music Download a short audio guide published on the day about a key work in tonight’s Prom: Tom Service talks about Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.