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Inside The Arts: New Orleans Opera’s First Ever Film Production, Menotti’s The Medium

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New Orleans Opera’s film production of Menotti’s The Medium

The New Orleans Opera is gearing up for the YouTube premiere of Gian Carlo Menotti's The Medium, a virtual performance filmed on location in the metro area. It is a psychic encounter with the unknown leading to a dark journey. James Marvel directs this production and joins us by phone.

Gian Carlo Menotti's The Medium premieres on YouTube, April 16th at 7:30 pm. The performance is sung in English. More info @

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