Asked in Opera, Giuseppe Verdi
Which opera did Verdi write based on the story of the king of Babylon?
What is the difference between Classical Opera and Opera of Verdi?
Within this context -- any Verdi opera would be considered a classical opera. ...
Asked in Opera
What is a verdi opera?
A Verdi opera is an opera written by "...Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi ... 10 October 1813 - 27 January 1901 ... was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera." You can read more about him and the estimated 28 operas that he composed, below. ...
Asked in Opera
Which Verdi opera was commissioned for performance in Cairo to mark the opening of the Suez Canal?
None, it is a common misconception that Verdi wrote the opera Aida for this occasion. ...
Asked in Latin to English, English to Latin
Which opera contains the words Varium et mutabile semper femina?
the opera " Rigoletto" by Fiuseppe Verdi
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author David R B Kimbell written?
David R. B. Kimbell has written: 'Italian Opera (National Traditions of Opera)' 'Verdi in the age of Italian romanticism' -- subject(s): Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 'Italian opera' -- subject(s): Opera ...
Asked in Theater
Was the musical guys dolls based off a threepenny opera?
"Guys and Dolls" was based on stories written by Damon Runyon. It is unlikely that Runyon was attempting to copy Brecht (who based "Threepenny Opera" on John Gay's "The Beggar's Opera", which was first performed in 1728). ...