Anett Fritsch is the Countess Almaviva in ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ at the Gran Teatre del Liceu

Anett Fritsch will star as the Countess Almaviva in a lively production of Mozart’s Le nozze di FigaroNovember 7, 10, 12, 14, 16, 19 & 20 at Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu. She appears alongside Gyula Orendt as Count Almaviva, Mojca Erdmann and Elena Copons alternate as Susanna, Kyle Ketelsen sings Figaro, and Anna Bonitatibus and Gemma Coma-Alabert star as Cherubino on alternate dates. Conductor Joseph Pons leads from the pit for these performances.

The Countess is a signature role for Ms. Fritsch, whose recent portrayal at the Salzburg Festival was bestowed with critical acclaim.

“… Anett Fritsch, with a beguiling soprano voice, embodies the ideal Countess, with subtle intimately-soulful singing.”

{Anett Fritsch mit betörender Sopranstimme und innig-beseeltem Gesang die feinsinnige Gräfin ideal verkörpert.}

Hannes S. Macher – Donakurier

Enjoy a video trailer for the production, directed by Lluís Pasqual, below:

She can also be seen in the Salzburg production on a spectacular DVD release. Ms. Fritsch replaces soprano Olga Mykytenko for the performances in Barcelona, who is indisposed due to illness.

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