troperville

tools

toys

Wiki Headlines
We've switched servers and will be updating the old code over the next couple months, meaning that several things might break. Please report issues here.

main index

Narrative

Genre

Media

Topical Tropes

Other Categories

TV Tropes Org
random
YMMV: Cosi Fan Tutte
  • Crowning Music of Awesome: The quartet Alla bella Despinetta starts the section and then the sisters join in.
  • Crowning Moment of Awesome: Despina, the snarky, world-wise maid who laughs at the dramatic notions of love her mistresses have, is always ready for a laugh and takes everything in stride. Una donna a quindici anni is probably the best example; the music even swells up into a crescendo when she tells them to do as she says to reign like a queen with "you could" and "I'd like".
  • Crowning Moment of Funny
    Dorabella: Our fiances have left for war!
    Despina: So much the better for them: You'll see them return crowned with laurel.
    Fiordiligi: But they might be killed!
    Despina: Why then, so much the better for you!
  • Purity Sue: The soldiers believe their fiancees to be this. Alfonso decides to de-Sue the women in their eyes.
  • Values Dissonance
  • Warped Aesop: Guys, all girls turn into sluts if you don't pay them enough attention. They're women, they can't help it: All Women Are Lustful.

random
TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org.
Privacy Policy
2566
25