By Francisco Salazar
The U.K.’s Garsington Opera has announced its 2023 season.
The season will open with a production of Rossini’s “Il barbiere di Siviglia” with conductor Douglas Boyd and Christopher Luscombe.
Performance Dates: May 31-July 22, 2023
The second opera of the season will be Mozart’s “Mitridate, re di Ponto.” Clemens Schuldt will conduct while Tim Albery will direct.
Performance Dates: June 1-July 2, 2023
Strauss’ “Ariadne auf Naxos” will be conducted by Mark Wigglesworth and directed by Bruno Ravella.
Performance Dates: June 18-July 21, 2023
Smetana’s “The Bartered Bride” will be revived with conductor Jac van Steen and director Rosie Purdie. The production is originally by Paul Curran.
Performance Dates: June 30-July 23, 2023
Casts will be announced at a later date.