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Così fan tutte: A beginner's guide to Mozart's operas
5. Alfonso's bet
Overhearing their conversation, Don Alfonso joins them and dismisses their ideas, laying down a wager that he can prove in just a day that the officers’ fiancées are as fickle as all other women. <br></br> <b>Pictured:</b> The Royal Opera House at the Shaftesbury theatre in London, 1998.