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L.A. Philharmonic's 'Cosi fan tutte' hits stage with A-list help
L.A. Philharmonic's 'Cosi fan tutte' hits stage with A-list help

The Los Angeles Philharmonic's production of the Mozart-Da Ponte opera "Così fan tutte" arrives on stage at the Walt Disney Concert Hall on Friday with a hard-edged futurism and a note of nostalgia. It's the third production in as many years to unite the orchestra under the baton of kinetic music director Gustavo Dudamel with staging by director Christopher Alden, one of opera's revisionists known for injecting contemporary urgency into his productions. It's also the finale in a trilogy of late 1700s operas composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with Italian librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte for which the L.A. Phil enlisted world-class architects and fashion...

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