San Diego Fringe: Scenes From Mars One: Now With 68% Less Gravity! and Los Dorados (The Golden Ones)
David Dixon 10:30 a.m., July 28
Gaetano Donizetti’s opera, in a production by Italy’s Teatro Comunale di Bologna, boasts “nine high Cs for the tenor in one aria, and brilliant coloratura for the soprano.” Cast includes Slovakian soprano L’úbica Vargicová, American tenor Stephen Costello, Polish contralto Ewa Podleś, Italian bass Donato DiStefano. Conductor is Yves Abel; Emilio Sagi directs. Sung in French with supertitles. 619-533-7000.