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All Sides Weekend: The Influence of Crisis on Art

Gary Nichols
United States Navy
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.



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.