Don Pasquale in Concert
Come out to the OperaDelaware Studios for an abridged concertperformanceof this beloved bel canto comedy! Penny-pinching bachelor Don Pasquale wants his nephew to marry for money, but young Ernesto has other planshes smitten with the lovely (but poor) Norina. When the lovers discover Don Pasquales plan to disinherit his rebellious nephew, they team up with the cunning Dr. Malatesta and hatch an outrageous plan to walk down the aisle and teach Pasquale a lesson. Its going to be a boisterous battle of wits and wills, all set to Donizettis sparkling score.
Music by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Giovanni Ruffini
Performed in Italian with English supertitles.