WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Rossini's 1814 comic opera reversed the idea of The Italian in Algiers. Prosdocimo believes that adding a Turkish element into his new comedy would be advantageous and decides to engineer a complicated intrigue between Fiorilla, her worried husband Geroinio and the Turk Selim.
Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time: approx. 3hrs including one interval.