Category Archives: Operetta

Listening to Britten – Paul Bunyan, Op.17

Paul Bunyan by Bob McMahon. Used with many thanks to the artist, whose website can be explored here Paul Bunyan – Operetta in two acts and a prologue, Op.17 (November 1939 – April 1941, Britten aged 26-27) Text W.H. Auden … Continue reading

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Listening to Britten – An introduction to Paul Bunyan

Britten with Auden in New York. Image courtesy of Britten 100 Appraised by Simon Thomas, author of The Theatre of Carlo Goldoni. Simon also writes for whatsonstage.com. He can be found on Twitter by clicking here Paul Bunyan – Operetta … Continue reading

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