March 24, 2007
Run Time: 3 hr. 0 min. Il Barbiere di Siviglia Regal Stonecrest at Piper Glen Stadium 22 7824 Read Road Charlotte 28277 Synopsis: Experience the excitement of the Metropolitan Opera Saturday Matinees-LIVE in HD on the Big Screen! The music of Rossini's The Barber of Seville (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) has been featured in Bugs Bunny cartoons and TV commercials, but is best heard in its original setting, where its infectious charm and bubbling joy are given free reign. In the Met's new production, the dashing young Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Florez sings one of his greatest roles: Count Almaviva in Rossini's The Barber of Seville (Il Barbiere di Siviglia).