First published in 1986, this major study in English explores GrActry and opAcra-comique between 1768 and 1791.She teaches him to be more trusting and eventually shows him the letter (duet 13 ). ... In terms of its thirteen known stage adaptations, this was the authora#39;s most popular story.2 The present opera-comique, the only ... Marmontel burned the script there and then and immediately started work on Silvain. ... The artistic success that Marmontel acknowledged in La#39;amitie a Ia#39;epreuve probably convinced him that social comedy ought to be given a better chance to be tried in opera-comique.
|Title||:||Grétry and the Growth of Opéra-comique|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1986-03-06|