Synopsis by Mark Deming
One of Mozart's most popular operas receives a stellar production from the respected La Scalla company as preserved in this video, starring British baritone Thomas Allen in the title role. The supporting cast includes Edita Gruberova, Ann Murray and Francisco Araiza. Don Giovanni is performed in the original Italian, with English subtitles.
aristocracy, bachelor, betrayal, deal-with-the-devil, love, opera, romance