Suor Angelica (‘Sister Angelica’)
- Julian Budden
Opera in one act by Giacomo Puccini to a libretto by Giovacchino Forzano; New York, Metropolitan Opera, 14 December 1918 (as no.2 of Il trittico).
Forzano’s drama about a nun who takes her own life on hearing of the death of her child had originally been planned as a spoken play. In the winter of ...