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  • n  opera with a happy ending and in which some of the text is spoken

  • It is a mess of pagan rites, political wrongs, an opera bouffe general (Hugo Haas), vociferous emerald miners, and the love of a bus driver (John Raitt) for a high-born spitfire .
  • According to Berger, after laboring for years in France with the greasy-spoon label imposed by detractors (as le mal bouffe, or junk food), the company has of late made very .
  • Least violent is Career in C Major, which is intentional opra bouffe.
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  • 'Carrie,' 'Boeing Boeing' part of CCM Studio Series
    The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) Studio Series will include a newly re-imagined musical adaptation of Stephen King’s “Carrie , a Shakespearean/zombie mash-up, “ Living Dead in Denmark ,” Emmanuel Chabrier’s charming opéra bouffe “L’étoile,” and a revival of the Tony Award-winning comedy classic “Boeing Boeing” produced in collaboration with the Carnegie Visual and ...
    Aug. 28, 2013 - The Cincinnati Enquirer
  • “Carrie,” “Boeing Boeing” to be part of CCM Studio Series this year
    The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) Studio Series will include a newly re-imagined musical adaptation of Stephen King’s “Carrie, a Shakespearean/zombie mash-up, “Living Dead in Denmark,” Emmanuel Chabrier’s charming opéra bouffe “L’étoile,” and a revival of the Tony Award-winning comedy classic “Boeing Boeing” produced in collaboration with the Carnegie Visual and ...
    Aug. 28, 2013 - The Cincinnati Enquirer

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