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Krannert Center Events: April 2022: The Marriage of Figaro

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Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte

Andrew Megill, conductor
Nathan Gunn, stage director

Mozart’s beloved comic opera takes place over just one day, but the journey is filled with twists, turns, and plenty of escapades! Written just before the French Revolution, The Marriage of Figaro explores class relationships, the roles of wealth, power, and common sense—and the miracle of forgiveness. The bumpy road to Figaro and Susanna’s wedding shines with “wit, humanity and astounding, glorious music” (The Guardian).

Sung in Italian with English supertitles.

Tuesday, April 5th 2022 - 7:30pm CT

Thursday, April 7th 2022 - 7:30pm CT

Saturday, April 9th 2022 - 2:30pm CT

See the Krannert Center website for more details and to purchase tickets.

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