Don Giovanni

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Don Giovanni:

see Don JuanDon Juan
, legendary profligate. He has a counterpart in the legends of many peoples, but the Spanish version of the great libertine has become the most universal. At the height of his licentious career, Don Juan seduces the daughter of the commander of Seville and kills her
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Emily Birsan is impressive as the noble and vulnerable Donna Anna, while Elizabeth Watts was a passionate and expressive Donna Elvira.
She has performed in front of HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa in 2014 and has played the role of Donna Anna for Baedeker Leisure's Bahrain production of Don Giovanni in 2011.
Myriam Leblancs lyric soprano gave Donna Anna a youthful, floating sensitivity that is often sacrificed to the vocal demands of the role.
In one of his adventures he attempts to rape Donna Anna.
She's done Mimi in 'La Boheme,' Donna Anna in 'Don Giovanni,' Fiordiligi in 'Cosi fan tutte,' among others.
Donna Anna fue Erika Grimaldi, joven italiana que tambien canta como las grandes, se agradece que la hayan traido.
A travers l'epaisseur des caracteres, les personnages - aux apparences legeres - de Don Giovanni, le Commandeur, Donna Anna, Don Ottavio, Donna Elvira, Leporello, Masetto et Zerlina, ont renseigne, avec minutie, sur la nature humaine dans sa complexite.
The main plot of The Stone Guest deals with the love of Don Juan and Donna Anna, which is also somewhat adulterous in nature: A widow, Donna Anna is faithful to the memory of her husband.
Ed Lyon is a showcase of technique in both his solo performances as Don Ottavio and his moments alongside Anita Watson's Donna Anna.
Welsh soprano Catrin Aur makes a welcome return to Mid Wales Opera after playing the "passionate" Donna Anna in Don Giovanni last year; she will take the role of the formidable Lady Billows, the local lady of the manor.
To show Don Giovanni is an Everyman Don Juan, seducing in all times and places, we have characters costumed from various eras, including some 50s peasants, an 80s Donna Elvira, a modern Don and a Victorian style Donna Anna.
Elizabeth Atherton as Donna Elvira, who misguidedly lusts after the Don, and Meeta Raval as Donna Anna, who hates him because he killed her father, sing beautifully.