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Boston Lyric Opera; Candide


Candide, Act II Boston Lyric Opera production of Leonard Bernstein’s opera Candide 3/17/1995

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Boston Lyric Opera
Series Description

Radio series. Series release date: 1993

Program Description

A satirical novel tracking the travels and troubles of Candide, a hopeless optimist who survives a world of suffering and the friendship of a charlatan in order to find his true love. Art, song, and comic book illustrations are used to explore the depths of this short satire. Featured speakers include director Harold Ramis, actress Kristen Chenoweth, and cartoonist Chris Ware.

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Broadcast program

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