IN THE NEWS: Adaptation of 19th century opera brings home ongoing tragedy of TB
25 February 2012
The tragedy of deaths from tuberculosis has been brought home in a creative and poignant way with the staging of the world premier of La Boheme Abanxaxni in Cape Town.
Instead of Puccini's famous opera being set among struggling artist community in the 1830's Paris, the Isango Ensemble's production is set on the streets of Khayelitsha, where tuberculosis is as real today as it was then...read the full article
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