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Table Of Contents: August 1995
Operetta: A Celebration
Vol. 60, No. 2
Soprano Marta Eggerth, star of great stage and screen operettas, still lives her life in 3/4 time. By BRIAN KELLOW
RICHARD TRAUBNER spotlights his favorite operetta recordings.
A Night in Venice with Naughty Marietta on the
BARRYMORE LAURENCE SCHERER pays tribute to the never-never land of operetta.
Land of Dreams
RICHARD TRAUBNER considers the state of operetta today - and makes a wish list for the future.
The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 1875-1982
by Tony Joseph;
Luisa Tetrazzini: The Florentine Nightingale
by Charles Neilson Gattey;
by Maynard Solomon
I Dream of Jeanette. 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.
June 2015 — VOL. 79, NO. 12
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