Posted at 10:48 PM on June 16, 2008
by John Birge
Item: This week, Skylark Opera in St. Paul performs Ned Rorem's opera version of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town" (MPR sneak preview here!).
Item: La Scala Opera in Milan is commissioning an opera version of Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth."
Item: New York City Opera will produce an opera of the movie "Brokeback Mountain."
Let's hope it's a little more faithful to the movie than this adaptation: