Daily Archives: October 23, 2014

CAPRICCIO: “Calling Stefan Zweig!”

Richard Strauss’ Capriccio was an excellent choice for the Lyric Opera’s 60th anniversary season for two reasons. First, it could showcase, better than almost any other opera, the voice and acting of the Lyric’s creative consultant, Renee Fleming, and second, because of the opera’s subject: it is an opera about opera. (Historically audiences like these […]