A modern classic | February 24, 2012 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

Arts & Entertainment - February 24, 2012

A modern classic

West Bay Opera presents a remarkable update of 'Don Giovanni'

by Kevin Kirby

With its new production of Mozart's "Don Giovanni," set in contemporary America, West Bay Opera has achieved something remarkable: an updating of a classic that not only emphasizes the timeless appeal of the story, but also leads us to think about the characters and their actions in new ways.

This story contains 1169 words.

Stories older than 90 days are available only to subscribing members. Please help sustain quality local journalism by becoming a subscribing member today.

If you are already a subscriber, please log in so you can continue to enjoy unlimited access to stories and archives. Subscriptions start at $5 per month and may be cancelled at any time.

Log in     Subscribe

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.