Saturday Morning Cartoons: Rossini's 'Largo al factotum'

Friday, February 25, 2011

Figaro's aria "Largo al factotum" from Rossini's Barber of Seville has appeared in numerous cartoons during the Golden Age of the 1930s and 40s. It shows up no fewer than nine times in Warner Bros. cartoons, for instance. Below are several examples.

Woody Woodpecker:

Bugs Bunny (The Rabbit of Seville):

Bugs Bunny (opera):

Tom & Jerry:

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