Saturday, August 12, 2023
Opera for the Young: Rossini’s The Barber of Seville
A One-Hour, Mid-Century Modern Adaptation for Kids
No Lawn tickets are offered for this event.
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Dining/Concessions at Ravinia Festival®
The Scoop Café is open noon – 2 p.m. to serve chilled food and drinks, specialty coffees, ice cream, and snacks. All other dining options are unavailable.
A classic character comes to life as a motorcycle-riding rascal in Opera for the Young’s adaptation of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville.
Set in the fabulous 1950s, this comic opera will leave kids laughing, cheering, and inspired. It’s a riotous romp featuring a lovesick count, the blushing object of his affection, a crusty old doctor, and, of course, Figaro. Issues of class consciousness dissolve in the face of true love and hijinks. In this one-of-a-kind interactive event with professional opera singers, a chorus of students of Ravinia’s Reach Teach Play programs will perform as students of Seville High, a police officer, and a very confused music teacher.
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