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FLORIDA GRAND OPERA Presents “TOSCA”

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA Presents: Tosca Giuseppe Verdi This opera favorite recounts the melodramatic story of a beautiful opera singer, Floria Tosca, and a lecherous police chief, Baron Scarpia, who unleashes a lustful plan. The tale plays out to a murderous … Continue reading

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GianCarlo Menotti’s “The Consul” in Seattle

Seattle Opera presents: The Consul Gian-Carlo Menotti  <!– Approximate Running Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, with 1 intermission McCaw Hall –> In this Pulitzer Prize-winning American work, a devoted wife and mother clashes with the bureaucracy of a nameless … Continue reading

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Seattle Opera Presents “Rigoletto”

Seattle Opera Presents: Rigoletto Giuseppe Verdi Hugely popular ever since its Venice premiere, Verdi’s tense and brutal tale of a deformed court jester caught in a web of corruption, lechery, and revenge runs the full emotional gamut in true operatic … Continue reading

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