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‘Candide’ delivers opera full of laughs and heart

Candide (Valdis Birznick) singing during a musical number. Photo credit: Alex Coba

Alex Coba

September 24, 2018

The accessibility of comedy and the sophistication of opera came together seamlessly at the Department of Music and Theater's fall opera production of “Candide: An Absurd Musical Comedy”.Candide is one of those weird plays that you think,“this can’t possibly good.” Going int...

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