Henry Purcell’s "King Arthur" Gets a Dramatic Makeover

In 17th-century England, opera hadn’t really taken off, but audiences did enjoy having a few songs mixed into a stage play. That’s why composer Henry Purcell’s King Arthur is considered a semi-opera. And in this century, Purcell’s work is about to get a dramatic makeover by Long Beach Opera.

Posted 1/8/2020 8:40:07 AM