When: Sat., April 26, 8 p.m., Tue., April 29, 7:30 p.m., Fri., May 2, 8 p.m. and Sun., May 4, 3 p.m. 2014
Concluding the Atlanta Opera’s season, Rossini’s The Barber of Seville tells the comedic story of the barber Figaro, the beautiful Rosina, and the dashing Count Almaviva. Figaro and Almaviva devise a plan to woo Rosina through disguises and crazy antics. But there’s a catch, Dr. Bartolo is intent on marrying Rosina himself. Santa Barbara Opera Artistic Director José Maria Condemi directs while conductor Craig Kier makes his Atlanta Opera conducting debut.