Edoardo Milletti (left) as Il Conte D’Almaviva and Stephanie Lauricella (Rosina) rehearse for The Barber of Seville.

Rossini as rom-com: Opera Hong Kong sets The Barber of Seville in Hollywood’s golden age

Director turns to the theatre of Hollywood musicals for production of Rossini comic opera, and mezzo-soprano Stephanie Lauricella, making her Asian debut, relishes the challenge of singing Rosina, gutsy girl in a man’s world

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Edoardo Milletti (left) as Il Conte D’Almaviva and Stephanie Lauricella (Rosina) rehearse for The Barber of Seville.
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