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The Barber of Seville

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Gioacchino Rossini's classic comic opera "The Barber of Seville" stars Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Flórez as Count Almaviva, whose pursuit of the lovely Rosina (Joyce DiDonato) is aided by the wily barber Figaro (Peter Mattei). Standing in his way is her guardian Dr. Bartolo (John Del Carlo), who plans to marry her himself. Don Basilio: John Relyea. Fiorello: Brian Davis. Ambrogio: Rob Besserer.

Cast

Juan Diego Florez
as Count Almaviva
Brian Davis
as Fiorello
John Relyea
as Don Basilio
John Del Carlo
as Dr. Bartolo
Rob Besserer
as Ambrogio
Brian Davis
as Fiorello
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