Regarded as one of the greatest operas ever composed, Mozart weaves the tale of the legendary rake Don Juan into a comically lighthearted (yet deadly serious) musical masterpiece. “A dark Giovanni of depth, beauty” (The Washington Times).
Powerhouse Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov appears in the title role of this WNO revival of John Pascoe’s darkly passionate production, conducted by WNO Music Director Philippe Auguin, featuring the Washington National Opera Orchestra. The cast also features Meagan Miller as Donna Anna, Barbara Frittoli as Donna Elvira, Juan Francisco Gatell as Don Ottavio, Andrew Foster-Williams as Leporello, Veronica Cangemi as Zerlina, Aleksey Bogdanov as Masetto, and Soloman Howard as the Commendatore.
Sep. 20 – Oct. 13, 2012