Africaine, L’ (‘The African Maid’)
- Steven Huebner
Grand opera in five acts by giacomo Meyerbeer to a libretto by eugène Scribe ; Paris, Opéra, 28 April 1865.
The genesis of L’Africaine is more complex than that of any other Meyerbeer opera. A first contract between Meyerbeer and Scribe for the production of the libretto was signed in ...