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Così fan tutte 1980Cologne Opera

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Jean-Pierre Ponnelle directed a cycle of the great Mozart operas in Cologne. His staging of Così fan tutte also became a fixture in many of the world’s great houses in the 1970s. The productions were always stylish, and the comedies invariably witty, though sometimes the serious side in this piece was underplayed. The Così production was a pretty rococo affair in black and white throughout. Musically, this cast under Pritchard’s genial direction, was hard to fault.

Performance Cast

Ferrando a young army officer

Rüdiger Wohlers

Guglielmo another officer, Ferrando's friend

Claudio Nicolai

Don Alfonso a middle-aged bachelor

Carlos Feller

Fiordiligi a young lady from Ferrara, engaged to Guglielmo

Júlia Várady

Dorabella Fiordiligi's sister, engaged to Ferrando

Ann Murray

Despina maidservant to the sisters

Georgine Resick

Performance DatesCosì fan tutte 1980

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King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

17 Aug, 19.30 19 Aug, 19.30 21 Aug, 19.30

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