Lorenzo  Da Ponte

Lorenzo Da Ponte

Librettist


Biography



Shows by Lorenzo Da Ponte

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Synopsis

A hilarious farce, Così fan tutte revolved around a bet made among three men; Don Alfonso, the older and more cynical of the bunch, bets Ferrando and Guglielmo that he can prove that their girlfriends, Fiordiligi and Dorabell... read more

The famous tale of Don Giovanni centers around the womanizing libertine and his conquests. Don Giovanni sneaks into Il Commendatore’s house, with his side kick, Leporello, standing guard and attempts to rape or seduce his dau... read more

Le Nozze di Figaro is a fantastic farce, continuing the story of the characters from Il barbiere di Seviglia.  The once young and romantic couple, Rosina and Count Almaviva, are now established in their estate near Seville, b... read more

Overview

Nationality
Italian
Born
3/10/1749
Died
8/17/1838
Show Categories
Opera
Genres
Comedy, Farce, Romance, Drama, Dark Comedy