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All Sides Weekend: The Influence of Crisis on Art

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Gary Nichols
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Opera Columbus,' "La Bohème," is set in the post-Katrine wreckage of New Orleans "

Opera Columbus will be performing La Bohème this weekend with a unique twist. The Puccini classic, which also inspired the musical Rent, is set in post-Katrina New Orleans. The new take provides insight into the influence of how crisis inspires and affects art.

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Opera Columbus will be performing La Bohème this Friday through Sunday at the Southern Theater. More information is available at: http://www.operacolumbus.org/events/series/14/Puccinis-La-Bohme-   

This show originally aired on March 4, 2016 at 10 a.m.