By Roman Carnival 1817 J. Rossini wrote in great haste opera "Cinderella." Extremely short period of time did not prevent to be born another operatic masterpiece. Based on the fairy tale by Charles Perrault, the composer nevertheless significantly changed the plot, since it is not recognized on the stage no miracles and transformations.
Even instead of compulsory shoes (what a Cinderella without her!) Appeared bracelet. Remained unchanged only derided vanity and all-conquering love. But the magic left - it is the music of Rossini. As a result, the audience accepted this new Cinderella story, and for almost 200 years, it is decorated with the best opera stages of the world.
Running time: 3 hours.