Fascinated by Johann Wolfgang von Gothe’s tragic play, Faust, Berlioz, composed The Damnation of Faust in the 1840’s.
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The musical is in fact based on the 1952 popular film by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen, “Singin’ in the Rain”, which was named after a song that was released in 1929 and sung by Kelly in the film along with many other songs.
From 02 to 25 November 2015, the comic opera L’Elisir d’Amore (The Elixir of Love) is on the stage of the modern opera house, the Opéra Bastille.
From November 20 to December 12, 2015, the Palais Garnier opera house opens its doors for two of the most important operas in the twentieth century, Bluebeard’s Castle and The Human Voice.
From the 10th to the 20th of October, 2015, George Frideric Handel’s famous oratorio, Theodora, is back on stage with the Baroque musical ensemble, Les Arts Florissants, at the historical monument, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris.