The Two Foscari, Saturday, September 15, 2012 to Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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The Two Foscari

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Saturday, September 15, 2012 to Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Various times

In his 140th role, Plácido Domingo stars in this little-known Verdi opera, which has not been staged in the United States in more than 40 years. Based on a play by John Byron, the story follows a nobleman who's desperate to protect himself and his son from scheming rivals. This work didn’t pull any punches—the sharp social critique enraged Venetian nobles. More information.