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Theater an der Wien
|Philipp Stölzl's Il Trovatore has successful Wiener Festwochen test-run before travelling to Berlin|
|Il Trovatore has doggedly survived in opera’s hit charts despite dispensing generous quantities of hair-raising as well as eyebrow-raising content. Verdi’s music is intoxicating, of course, but there is something to this work that makes it accessible beyond reasoning.|
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