Makropulos Affair, The [The Makropulos Case; Věc Makropulos]
- John Tyrrell
Opera in three acts by Leoš Janáček to his own libretto after Karel Čapek’s comedy Věc Makropulos; Brno, National Theatre, 18 December 1926.
Janáček saw Karel Čapek’s play on 10 December 1922 in Prague a few weeks after its première and was immediately struck by it. His approaches to Čapek in ...