Posts tagged ‘cheat sheets’

Cheat Sheet: Tosca

Everything you need to know about Puccini’s blood-soaked, lustful melodrama Tosca. Who was the composer? Giacomo Puccini. Born in Tuscany in 1858, Puccini is an Italian…

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Cheat sheet: Don Pasquale

Everything you need to know about Donizetti’s sparkling comedy.

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Cheat Sheet: The Elixir of Love

Everything you need to know about Donizetti’s sentimental comedy, The Elixir of Love.

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Cheat Sheet: Don Giovanni

Everything you need to know about the opera described as “the perfect opera”.

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Cheat Sheet: The King and I

The Rodgers & Hammerstein smash-hit musical has charmed audiences for generations. Want to find out why? Read on.

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Cheat Sheet: Otello

Shakespeare and Verdi meet in the middle of a masterpiece. Here’s everything you need to know. Who was the composer?  Giuseppe Verdi. You know you’re listening…

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Cheat Sheet: Carmen

Everything you need to know about the world’s most popular opera.

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Cheat Sheet: The Turk in Italy

Everything you need to know about the Rossini opera you’ve never heard of: The Turk in Italy. Who was the composer? Gioachino Rossini. Rossini is a…

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