The Georgia Straight proudly sponsors UBC Opera’s Cosi fan tutte
UBC Opera opens its 2012-2013 season with Mozart’s comedic opera Cosi fan tutte. Presented by UBC Opera Ensemble with the Vancouver Opera Orchestra, Cosi fan tutte runs at the UBC Old Auditorium from November 1 to 3 at 7:30 p.m. and November 4 at 2 p.m.
The opera tells the story of two young men, Ferrando and Guglielmo, who enter into a wager that test that faith of their two fiancées, Fiordiligi and Dorabella. Based on the libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte, the Italian opera was first performed in 1790.