Il Barbiere di Siviglia

The Opera is showing off: Le Barbier de Séville

When illustrators interpret the19/20 Season their way

By Guillaume Chauchat 15 January 2020


© Guillaume Chauchat

The Opera is showing off: Le Barbier de Séville

Octave gives free reins to some illustrators to portray their way the 19/20 Season, by revisiting one show poster of their choice. Guillaume Chauchat decided to illustrate the opera Le Barbier de Séville by Gioachino Rossini.

© Guillaume Chauchat

About the production

Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini
The composer's opera buffa transcends the spirit of Beaumarchais’ comedy and combines the absurd with a touch of satirical realism in a score where rhythm and virtuosity place the comic effects in an ongoing dramatic narration. ...

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