The Marriage of Figaro

United Kingdom, 1948

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Episode of Series “The Enlightenment”.
Consists of three scenes from Beaumarchais’ play “The Marriage of Figaro” and the same scenes from Mozart’s opera. The following scenes are performed - Act V. Part of Figaro’s monologue and part of Figaro’s aria. Act III. The duet between the Count and Susanna. Act II. Part of the scene in which Susanna is discovered in the Countess’s dressing room.(the beginning of the finale of Act II of the opera).

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Open University



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The Enlightenment

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16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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