Thursday January 10, 2013

Williams College will present "Mozart’s Figaro, Unplugged" at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18 and 19, in the Adams Memorial Theatre at the ‘62 Center for Theatre and Dance.

This unplugged interpretation of acts two and four of Mozart’s opera, "The Marriage of Figaro," departs from opera’s traditional production by forgoing intricate stage setting and elaborate costumes.

The performance features a full orchestra and a cast of students from Williams and other colleges, professional singers, and local artists. The opera is sung in English.

The show is open to the public. Tickets are $5 for the general public and $3 for Williams students and are available for purchase by calling the ‘62 Center box office at (413) 597-2425 or online at 62center.williams.edu.