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Rimsky-Korsakov's 'The Tsar's Bride' at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Bill Cooper/courtesy of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden hide caption

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Lyrical Epic: Rimsky-Korsakov's 'The Tsar's Bride'

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A single, mysterious episode from the life of Ivan the Terrible — his third marriage, which lasted only a few days and ended with his bride's death.

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