World of Opera
A tale of good versus evil.
A captain doomed to wander the stomy seas forever is set free through the power of love.
Verdi's third blockbuster tells the tale of the bad girl who makes sacrifices for love.
Brooklyn verismo, courtesy of American composer William Bolcom: the trials of Italian immigrants — some of them illegal — in 1950s Red Hook.
The tragedies of Verdi's own life spurred some of his most extraordinary work, including this tale of a daughter inadvertently destroyed by her father's anger and bitterness.
A gruesome tale of one very dysfunctional family, courtesy of Richard Strauss' intense one-act opera.