Classical Music

Seattle Opera’s ‘Elixir of Love’ beams with the joy of singing, even in virtual format

Tess Altiveros (Giannetta) and Andrew Stenson (Nemorino) perform during the filming of “The Elixr of Love.”

The special charm of Seattle Opera's filmed version of its new production is that instead of pretending to be a substitute for a shared live performance, it distills the essence of Donizetti’s gentle comedy of love awakened into a new format that acknowledges the difference.

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