The Barber of Seville is a love story. It is a story of two people, Rosina and a disguised Count Almaviva, overcoming obstacles to be together. Through the help of an ingenious barber they outwit Bartolo, Rosina’s guardian, and are united.
Acclaimed Canadian tenor John Mac Master is in Philadelphia this week to perform the role of Herod in Richard Strauss's SALOME, a co-production of The Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Philadelphia. John has been documenting the rehearsal process in a daily blog, which you can follow here. Check back often for his insights into this historic collaboration.