His razor opens the door for love. The cantankerous Doctor Bartolo intends to marry his young ward, Rosina. In fact, he has her under lock and key. So how is a younger, more dashing Count Almaviva going to slip in and steal her away? Leave it to the clever barber Figaro to assist in a masterful plot of deception. The first installment of Beaumarchais' revolutionary trilogy, The Barber of Seville is a comic masterpiece that sings to audiences of all ages.