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Count Ory (Le comte Ory )

Count Ory (Le comte Ory )

Count Ory

Opera




Overview


Synopsis

Count Ory is a bored, rich and impetuous nobleman. He only enjoys playing games with people and finding love. Ory takes it upon himself to seduce the Countess Adele from a neighboring castle. In order to get into the castle, he dresses up as wise hermit, but he is eventually discovered. Then, he dresses up as a nun, but that plan fails as well. Meanwhile, Ory's page, Isolier, is also trying to woo the Countess.


Characters

Female

Lead

Soprano

Male

Lead

Tenor

Male

Supporting

Mezzo-Soprano



Show Information

Category
Opera
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
medium
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes late teen, young adult, adult, mature adult characters

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