Full Length Play
Time Period - 1920s
Settings Of Play - Caruso's dressing room in the Metropolitan Opera House. Christmas Eve, 1920.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Shoestring Budget
The author of The Belle of Amherst, The Last Flapper, Bronte, and Lucifer's Child takes you backstage at the Metropolitan opera, Christmas 1920, to meet the greatest tenor in history. You become a reporter conducting an interview in Enrico Caruso's dressing room as his valet Mario helps him prepare for a performance which, unknown to both men, will be his last.
"An exciting, funny, bittersweet play...Eloquent...[and] engaging. " - Variety
Bravo, Caruso! was first presented at The Cleveland Playhouse in January, 1991. It was directed by Peter Mark Schifter.