“Ana María Martínez (as the scheming Despina) and Ferruccio Furlanetto (as a the scamming Don Alfonso) made a (literally) irresistible duo of master manipulators.”

The Washington Post

“They are assisted by the skillful comic timing of Ana Maria Martinez as Despina and Ferruccio Fulanetto as Don Alfonso… Martinez’s rousing rendition of the aria, “In uomini, in oldati,” was the perfect sarcastic assessment of male constancy.”