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A Towering ‘Tosca’ Opens at San Diego Opera

Alexia Voulgaridou in the San Diego Opera’s production of “Tosca.” By Pat Launer “Tosca” has a highly dramatic pedigree. The source material, an 1887 play by French melodramatist Victorien Sardou, was written as a vehicle for tragedienne Sarah Bernhardt. The result was enormously successful, reportedly performed 3,000 times. The Puccini opera (with libretto by Luigi […]