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Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-463-1960
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Mozart's "Don Giovanni"
15 ratings
4.5 average rating
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29 events
6 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

Scenery, acting, and most singers were very good.

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25 events
5 reviews
24 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

This production was exquisite, and I could not have enjoyed it more, if it were at the Met. My seats were not too good,but I managed to move my head enough to see what I needed to see.

To tell you the truth, I am still feeling the joy that I...continued

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23 events
16 reviews
9 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

This is one of my favorite operas- so I was anticipating a great production from West Bay Opera. What I was not expecting was the contemporary setting- cell phones, i-pads, baseball bats, etc. This is a tragi-comedy but I felt that the comedy...continued

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Arguably Mozart’s best and most dramatically accomplished opera, and considered by some to be the best opera ever written,_ Don Giovanni _packs in arias and ensembles of tremendous technical challenge and sublime beauty. Combining tragedy, humor and astonishing depth of characterization, _Don Giovanni _is a piece sure to dazzle and inspire, and it is the world’s seventh most performed opera.