An everyday story of opera life in the USA:
“It needs to have spectacle,” said Renaud Doucet, director and choreographer of Cincinnati Opera’s production of “Turandot,” opening Saturday in Music Hall. “But at the same time, it’s important for us that we are not focusing on the spectacle, but on the emotion.”
Doucet and scenic designer André Barbe are the creators of a new, $1 million production of “Turandot,” a co-production of Minnesota Opera, Cincinnati Opera, Pittsburgh Opera, Utah Opera and Seattle Opera.
Photo: David Bachman, Pittsburgh Opera
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