Venue Details

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The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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I wore suit with an open neck. Hey, anything but blue jeans!.
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The opera house was very warm. Don't wear anything heavy.
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32 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 29 2010

Lovely show! Great overall performance including seats, singing, costumes, and story line.

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17 reviews
4 stars
attended May 05 2010

Great seat! An adequate production of a fun show. Very enjoyable despite the uneven singing and occasional disjoint with the orchestra.

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2 reviews
8 stars
attended May 05 2010

The Marriage of Figaro is the #1 favorite opera of many of the most frequent opera-goers; certainly no other opera has better or more easily loved music. This superb production was brilliantly staged and performed. An extreme pleasure! Now that...continued

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Website

http://www.dc-opera.org/performances/0910/figaro.asp

Description

Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte

Production from Houston Grand Opera

This opera production is sung in Italian with English supertitles.

Le Nozze di Figaro is often called Mozart’s “perfect opera” for its nearly flawless blend of music and theatricality coupled with hilarious characters and plot.

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington National Opera

As the resident opera company of the Kennedy Center, Washington National Opera (WNO) draws on a rich history to offer high-quality grand opera featuring internationally acclaimed artists. Additionally, WNO serves as a vital resource throughout the Washington metro area, bringing opera to a broad public through its award-winning education and community programs.