Argentine Company Juventus Lyrica to Stream Past Productions, Starting with Rossini Classic

By David Salazar

Buenos Aires-based opera company Juventus Lyrica is set to present a number of opera productions via its online platform.

The company will kick off its streaming options with a production of “Il Barbiere di Siviglia” from 2018. That production, which was adapted by María Jaunarena and conducted by Hernán Sánchez was co-produced with Fundación Konex as part of Vamos a la Ópera 2018.

The cast includes Gabriel Carasso as Figaro, Laura Penchi as Rosina, Sebastián Russo as Conte Almaviva, Roman Modzelewski as Don Bartolo, Walter Schwar as Don Basilio, and Cecilia Pérez San Martín as Berta.

You can watch the performance here via the company’s official YouTube channel.

Other companies in Latin America that are offering up streaming services to opera lovers around the world include Teatro Colón de Buenos Aires and Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo in Bogotá.