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Table Of Contents: January 1995
Madama Butterfly and Japonisme
Vol. 59, No. 8
Victoria De Los Angeles
Madama Butterfly, Die Fledermaus
The Lady Vanishes
's lost consulate act. By ARTHUR GROOS
Veteran soprano De Los Angeles is cultivating a whole new generation of fans. By CORI ELLISON
Bridge of Dreams
How the mystique of the Far East led to the rise of
. By JOSEPH KESTNER
is Thea Musgrave's newest opera. By JANICE HAMER
Sight and Sound
Dream Gear. By HANS FANTEL
Broadcast of January 14:
Report from the U.K.
Broadcast of January 7:
Coda: Anniversary Waltz
By F. PAUL DRISCOLL
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Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori’s musical
, which this month had its official Broadway opening at the Circle in the Square Theater, is funny, touching, unsettling and thought-provoking. It’s also utterly entertaining.
Richard Strauss's autobiographical opera,
, arrived at Garsington Opera in an unfailingly sharp and witty production directed by Bruno Ravella and conducted by Jac van Steen.
In its world-premiere performances at San Francisco Opera, Marco Tutino's
Two Women (La Ciociara)
emerged less a work of neo-verismo than a predominantly bland assemblage of musical themes and dramaturgical devices.
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