Le Nozze di Figaro (2017)

Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte 

Music directed by Sasha Scolnik-Brower ‘17
Stage directed by Joule Voelz ‘17
Produced by Asia Stewart '18, Camille Mathieu-Bélanger '19, & Carla Troconis '19
Stage Managed by Beckett Mullen '18
Sung in Italian with projected English supertitles

Keeping in mind the fact that the Harvard Opera Company exists as a completely undergraduate organization, from pit to singers to crew, the production constituted a monumental undertaking and a solid success.
— The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Cast

Figaro … Hunter York
Susanna … Arianna Paz
Count Almaviva … James Lesu'i
Countess Almaviva … Christina Bianco
Cherubino … Maddie Studt
Marcellina … Rachel Slusky
Bartolo … Matthew Vegari
Don Basilio … Samuel Rosner
Don Curzio … Andy Troska
Barbarina … Madeleine Snow (Susanna cover)
Antonio … Matthew Vegari
Chorus … Isabella Kopits, Julia Kornick, Duncan Saum, Gillian HessLee Hittner-Cunningham, Hannah Contreras, Caleb Shelburne, Alyse Brown, Elba Alonso Monsalve, Jake Corvino, Gregory Lipson, Austin Lentsch, Ryan Song, Daniel Shen, Oliver Berliner, Bo Choi, George Baxter

staff

Music Director … Sasha Scolnik-Brower
Stage Director … Joule Voelz
Producers … Asia Stewart, Camille Mathieu-Bélanger, & Carla Troconis
Stage Manager … Beckett Mullen
Orchestra Manager … Rachel Clemens
Assistant Music Director … Auburn Lee
Rehearsal Pianist ... Lloyd Chen
Set Design … Trevor Mullin
Light Design … Kathleen Zhou
Technical Director … Liam Keohane
Charge Paint … Elizabeth Pattyn
Costume Design … Lorena Benitez & Julia Thomas
Props Design ... Casey Goggin
Hair & Makeup ... Shannon Beattie & Nuria Saifulina
Assistant Light Design ... Casey Goggin & Aaron Olkin
Assistant Costume Design ... Sabrina Richert, Shannon Beattie, Nuriya Saifulina
Assistant Stage Manager … Spencer Glesby
Technical Assistants ... Mona Miao, Sabrina Richert, Shannon Beattie

orchestra

Violin
Emma Frucht
John Lim
Clare Cruscione
Angela Tang
Diana Wang
May Wang

Viola
Henry Schreffler
Mikhail Grinwald


Flute
Dominique Kim
Anya Zhang

Oboe
Harrison Besser
Rachel Clemens

Clarinet
Eric Zhou
Sasha Barish

Bassoon
Reuben Stern
Steven Eckert
 
Horn
Anton Gillespie
Anna Peng

Trumpet
George Goodwin
Patrick Sanguinetti 

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