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Opera

The final scenes are a knockout: Glyndebourne’s Don Giovanni reviewed

10 June 2023

9:00 AM

10 June 2023

9:00 AM

Don Giovanni

Glyndebourne Festival Opera, in rep until 15 July

Il barbiere di Siviglia

Garsington Opera, in rep until 22 July

Are you supposed to laugh at the end of Don Giovanni? Audiences often do, and they did at the end of Mariame Clément’s new production at Glyndebourne. It’s usually the bit where Donna Anna’s fiancé Don Ottavio suggests that they get married sharpish, and she immediately asks him for a year’s delay.

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