Les Vêpres Siciliennes – Review

  Verdi’s Les Vêpres Siciliennes comes under the “grand opera” genre. Popular in mid nineteenth-century Paris, these operas have five acts and, traditionally, must contain a ballet sequence. Consequently, these shows are long and difficult to produce. Verdi, aware of these problems, rewrote Les Vêpres Siciliennes a few years later in a shorter form. It’s… Continue reading Les Vêpres Siciliennes – Review