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Fledermaus, Die (‘The Bat’)locked

  • Andrew Lamb


Komische Operette in three acts by johann Strauss to a libretto by Carl Haffner and richard Genée , after henri Meilhac and ludovic Halévy ’s Le réveillon; Vienna, Theater an der Wien, 5 April 1874.

Meilhac and Halévy’s vaudeville was first translated for Vienna by Carl Haffner as a straight play. However, the peculiarly French custom of the ...

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