The Figaro Plays http://wrti.org en Do You Know The First Figaro? http://wrti.org/post/do-you-know-first-figaro <p></p><p>Figaro, the wily barber of Seville, is portrayed in two great operas - the popular Rossini work that bears his name, and Mozart’s account of his marriage. The Philadelphia Inquirer’s David Patrick Stearns takes us to <strong>Princeton's McCarter Theatre</strong> and rehearsals for two of the plays by Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais that originated the Figaro character.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:41:23 +0000 David Patrick Stearns 7148 at http://wrti.org Do You Know The First Figaro?