Table Of Contents: July 2010

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OPERA AND THE MOVIES

Vol. 75, No. 1

• Success Story: The Met: Live in HD
Franco Zeffirelli: From Stage to Screen
The Great Caruso Phenomenon
• Musical Lives: Composer Biopics
• Classical Music Goes Hollywood
Life is a Dream at Sanfa Fe Opera
• Madeline Kahn
• Road Show: Lucerne
• Sound Bites: Joshua Hopkins


Features
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
Departments
Recordings
In Review
Books Kondrashin THMB 7110 Books

Studies of Francesca Caccini and Kirill Kondrashin

MOG Luncheon thmb 7110

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

75th Annual Membership Luncheon
HONORING FREDERICA VON STADE

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Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Viewpoint Garbo THMB 7110Viewpoint: Garbo Sings — Sort of
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by F. PAUL DRISCOLL
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
Screen Tests THMB 7110Screen Tests
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Four years into the Met's Live in HD initiative, BARRY SINGER looks at the results, the implications and the future of the project's success.
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
OpWatch Baldwin THMB 7110OperaWatch
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by OUSSAMA ZAHR
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
7110 Opera Indies THMBOpera Indies
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ERIC MYERS screens some HD presentations from Emerging Pictures. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
On the Beat LuPone THMB 7110On the Beat
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At Ravinia, Patti gets her gun; the power of Penderecki at Carnegie Hall; Kaye as Julia Child in Hoiby's Bon Appétit!; Takesha Meshé Kizart stars in Donizetti’s Maria di Rohan at Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts.
by BRIAN KELLOW
Movie Music THMB 7110Movie Music
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RAY SAWHILL offers a guide to one of the most chaotic of movie genres: the composer biopic. 
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Joshua Hopkins THMB 7110Sound Bites: Joshua Hopkins
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by F. PAUL DRISCOLL
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Vista Vision THMB 7110Vista Vision
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For decades, Franco Zeffirelli has defined lushness and largeness on the opera stage. STEPHANIE ZACHAREK looks at how his grand-scale perspective turned out in his big-screen ventures.
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Road Show Lucern THMB 7110Road Show: Lucerne
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by STEPHEN HASTINGS
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
Subscribers Only
ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Mass Appeal ToC ThMB 7110Mass Appeal
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ERIC MYERS reveals the backstory of Mario Lanza's The Great Caruso, the most influential opera movie ever.  
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Obits Simionato THMB 7110Obituaries
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The peerless Giulietta Simionato dies at ninety-nine; critic Alan Rich; Met stalwart Thomas H. Connell III; baritone Richard Torigi. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Market Value Dudamel THMB 7110Market Value
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POLLY FROST explores the Hollywood-style marketing techniques at work in Los Angeles's classical-music scene. 
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Dateline
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by TRISTAN KRAFT
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
Sweet Mystery THMB 7110Sweet Mystery
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WILLIAM V. MADISON remembers Madeline Kahn, the brilliant comedienne who created Trixie Delight, Lili von Shtupp and other iconic movie roles of the '70s, and who almost chose a career as an opera singer.
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
Coda Finley THMB 7110Coda: Intimate Moments
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by BRIAN KELLOW
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 
What Dreams May Come THMB 7110What Dreams May Come 
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DAVID BELCHER investigates the lengthy gestation of Lewis Spratlan's Pulitzer Prize-winning Life Is a Dream, which has its long-awaited world premiere this month at Santa Fe Opera. 

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