Mozart’s “Cosi fan tutte” was originally set in 18th-century Naples, but Prelim McDermott’s production is set in a 1950s-era Coney Island amusement park. It is McDermott’s vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnivalesque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island—complete with bearded ladies, fire eaters… .
The Metropolitan Opera’s new production of “Cosi Fan Tutte” uses sideshow and burlesque performers.
WHERE: Municipal Cinema Garden, Andrea Papandreou 63, Chania
WHEN:Monday 9th July 21.30
Ticket: 10 €
Duration: 3 hours 31 minutes, with a 30 minutes’ break
Orchestra Director: David Robertson
Directed by: Phelim McDermott
Sets: Tom Pye
Costumes: Laura Hopkins
Lighting: Paule Constable
Cast: Amanda Majeski (Fiordilli), Serena Malfi (Dorobella), Kelli O’Hara (Despina), Ben Bliss (Ferrando), Adam Plachetka (Guillermo), Christopher Maltman (Don Alfonso)
Source: KAM (Mediterranean Centre of Architecture)