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Lockout at Ports Kept Sets from L.A. Opera

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Lockout at Ports Kept Sets from L.A. Opera

Lockout at Ports Kept Sets from L.A. Opera

Lockout at Ports Kept Sets from L.A. Opera

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NPR's Ina Jaffe reports on one more casualty of the lockout at West Coast ports: all the sets for the Los Angeles Opera's production of Dmitri Shostakovich's Lady MacBeth of Mtsensk. When the ship carrying the sets couldn't dock, it headed for Tokyo, which left the opera company two weeks to rebuild everything so the show could go on tonight.