Over the years, the Paphos Aphrodite Festival has hosted top international companies which have performed such popular operas as Aida(1999), Carmen (2000), La Boheme (2010) and Othello (2012). The 2013 Paphos Opera, or The 2013 Paphos Aphrodite Festival will be taking place - Friday 6 -Sunday 8 September.
Paphos Opera 2013
Ticket reservations for this year's Aphrodite Festival can be made online – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seats are priced €35 - €80
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Paphos Opera 2013 - L'Elsir D'Amore
During the first week of September, the charming and melodic music of the Italian composer Donizetti will be carried on the breeze in Paphos harbour as opera singers from the Opera Futura Verona and the musicians of the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra prepare for the 2013 Paphos Aphrodite Festival - the 15th festival - which attracts opera lovers from all over Europe.
The medieval castle that overlooks Paphos harbour makes a magnificent backdrop for the annual event and this year, the Opera Futura Verona will be performing Donizetti’s much-loved comic opera, L'Elsir D'Amore (the Elixir of Love) the work written in 1836 that established Donizetti as a fine composer of opera.