Review: SF Opera’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ (****1/2)

by Charles Kruger Rating: ****1/2 Nowadays, most people understandably think of “Opera” as primarily a musical performance, more associated with the tradition of concert music┬áthan with the theatre. Traditionally, however, the makers of opera were after something greater: a balanced combination of poetry, dance, orchestral music, vocal music, acting, and theatrical design.┬áThe ideal is rarely […]