Productions

Part V – List of Sources

Posted by Utah Opera in Man of La Mancha, Online Learning, Productions

Close, Anthony. 2008. A Companion to Don Quixote. Woodbridge, UK: Tamesis. Holden, Stephen. 2001. “Joe Darion, 90, Lyricist of ‘Man of La Mancha.’” New York Times, June 19. http://www.nytimes.com/2001/06/19/theater/joe-darion-90-lyricist-of-man-of-la-mancha.html Johnson, Carroll B. 1990. Don Quixote: The Quest for Modern Fiction. Boston: Twayne Publishers. Wasserman, Dale….

Deadlier than the Male

Posted by Tracy Hansford in Carmen, Productions, Program Notes

…Deadlier than the Male Ignore the statistics. Though Carmen‘s frequency of performance lags slightly behind a couple of others, such as Puccini’s La bohème, there is something about this opera that puts it ahead of all others in familiarity and fascination; it’s the opera we’ve…

Carmen Synopsis with video clips

Posted by Tracy Hansford in Carmen, Online Learning

ACT I Seville, Spain Soldiers loiter near a cigarette factory in Seville observing the townspeople. A peasant girl, Micaela, approaches Moralès and inquires about a recent recruit,Don José .With the changing of the guard, led by Lt. Zuniga, the newly minted soldier enters. On a…