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Eric Eric
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May 07, 2006
If you have a free night in Rome and want an excuse to dress up (not that you need one in Italy), the opera can be fun. I went with my study abroad group and we saw a performance called "Tancredi." My Italian isn't too hot, so I couldn't follow the plot too well, but I think it involved love, rejection, and tragedy. In any case, true lovers of opera will tell you that it isn't about the words or the plot, but about the music and grand soaring beauty of it all, and the whole experience was quite beautiful. To be honest, I started getting antsy and impatient to leave after the first half, but for lovers of opera I can see why there would be a certain appeal to watching a performance in Rome.
Box seats.
The stage. I don't know what is go…
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angie says:
looks like a more modern theater and interpretation
Posted on: May 07, 2006
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