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The West Bay Opera production of “Le Nozze di Figaro” features, from left, Isaiah Musik-Ayala (as Figaro), Stacey Stofferahn (Countess) and Maya Kherani (Susanna).
West Bay Opera opens its 61st season with “Le Nozze di Figaro,” scheduled Oct. 14-23 at the Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.
“Figaro,” with music by Mozart and libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte, is set in Seville in the late 18th century. The comic opera tells the story of Figaro and Susanna, two servants who manage to get married despite their master Count Almaviva’s efforts to exercise his feudal rights on Susanna.