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Mussorgsky's Epic from Houston Grand Opera
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November 28, 2008 Domestic routine hides emotional turmoil in Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, from Houston.
June 13, 2008 Opera composer Daniel Catán has written an unlikely comedy about love, war, Nazis and salty fish.
March 14, 2008 The operatic satire 'Lysistrata' packs an anti-war message dating back to Aristophanes, in 411 B.C.
February 15, 2008 McDonald stars in a unique pair of one-woman shows, from Houston Grand Opera.
November 30, 2007 The Cunning Little Vixen is a tale of forest creatures and the beauty of their wisdom.
November 9, 2007 A legendary deal with the devil comes to life in Gounod's masterpiece Faust, from Houston.
November 2, 2007 Mozart's brilliant classic 'Don Giovanni' gets a colorful new production by Houston Grand Opera.
October 26, 2007 Dmitri Hvorostovsky plays the title character in Verdi's Simon Boccanegra, from Houston.
February 13, 2009 Mussorgsky's dark epic probes the psyche of its powerful but tormented title character.
December 5, 2008 Illicit passions prevail in Monteverdi's sensuous masterpiece, The Coronation of Poppea.
October 19, 2007 Renowned countertenor David Daniels stars as Handel's Julius Caesar, from Houston.
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