Inside Opera: Becoming Zerlina – From first rehearsal to stage

Behind the scenes with soprano Elizabeth Watts

Elizabeth Watts as Zerlina

What does it take to sing in Mozart's Don Giovanni?

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Soprano Elizabeth Watts's turn as Zerlina at the Royal Opera House earlier this year was one of the highlights of Kasper Holten's production.

This 30-minute documentary follows her as she gets to grips with the role, from the first rehearsals to the moment she stepped onto the stage – it's a fascinating glimpse of life as an opera singer.

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Photo: Bill Cooper/ROH