UNLV Opera Theater: Roman Fever & The Stronger
music by Robert Ward
libretto by Roger Brunyate
based on the story by Edith Wharton
In 1927, two widows and their daughters met by chance in a terrace restaurant overlooking the Roman Forum where 2 widows and their daughters. In the course of the opera, the full story of their meeting in the same place 20 years earlier is revealed.
music by Hugo Weisgall
libretto by Richard Henry Hart
after the play by August Strindberg
Estelle meets her friend Lisa in a bar while she’s finishing her Christmas shopping. She talks about her family, revealing that she knows that Lisa was in love with Harold, the man she (Estelle) married. As Estelle leaves, she decides that she is, after all, the stronger of the 2.
$8 tickets are available for seniors, military members, and UNLV Faculty and Staff. All students may receive 1 free ticket with valid student ID.
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