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FGO’s Shattering ‘Passenger’ Shows Why Opera Exists

Florida Grand Opera’s shattering production of Mieczyystaw Weinberg’s The Passenger. explains why opera exists and what it can be.

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Florida Grand Opera Plumbs Holocaust’s Depths With Rare Voyage Of “The Passenger”

The Passenger, composer Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s operatic treatment of the Holocaust and its aftermath, will be a heavy enterprise, in a number of ways, when it makes its area debut April 2-9. The Florida Grand Opera will present The Passenger at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County.

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