Opera Australia’s 'Don Giovanni'
Mozart’s comic opera starring Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Rachelle Durkin
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Opera Australia presents Mozart’s Don Giovanni starring baritone Teddy Tahu Rhodes, soprano Rachelle Durkin and mezzo-soprano Jacqueline Dark.
The plot follows the infamous womaniser Don Giovanni as he seduces and abandons his conquests, leaving a trail of heartbreak and murder.
Despite the growing trail of destruction, he continues to instigate complicated plots and far-fetched ruses to seduce different women.
Finally, his refusal to repent these treacherous ways leads to Don Giovanni’s eternal punishment in Hell.
Produced by Göran Järvefelt and conducted by Mark Wigglesworth.
Image: Opera Australia/DonGiovanni, 2011 © Jeff Busby