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Send In the Clowns

For more than fifty years, star comedians have been winning laughs as Frosch in the Metropolitan Opera's Die Fledermaus. ERIC MYERS talks to the top bananas.

opular it may be -- probably the most popular of all operettas -- but Johann Strauss Jr.'s Die Fledermaus is a delicate brew that does not always travel well. An indifferent performance, a comedy-c...

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Current Issue: December 2014 — VOL. 79, NO. 6