Mar 13-15, 2020

The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro

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"They're amazed, confounded. Oh, what a scene, what fun!"

When a lecherous count sets his sights on his servant Figaro's fiancée, Figaro and his friends seek retribution in the form of hilarious hijinks and mischievous escapades. A rollicking combination of wit and seductive orchestrations, Mozart's infamous Italian caper about the differences between the working and ruling classes "is subtle, witty ... and immensely sophisticated—but also tuneful and infectious" (NPR).

Sung in Italian with English surtitles.

"The Marriage of Figaro" is presented by the Eklund Opera Program. CU College of Music faculty and students—often joined by guest artists—bring spine-tingling musicianship to CU's stunning Macky Auditorium. With lavish scenery and costumes and the CU Symphony in the pit, it's opera of the highest order.

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This show and more can be purchased today with season tickets. With savings of 15-20% season ticket orders start at just $40. Available in the Eklund Opera Series, Choice Option, or as an Add-On to any other season ticket order. Learn more

Single tickets go on sale Aug. 19, 2019. Remind me

Performance dates and times: 

Friday, March 13, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 15, 2 p.m.

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