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Plot Summaries & Character Descriptions from Important Musicals, Plays, Operas & Ballets





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Edgar Edgar loves a pure village-girl (Fidelia) and also lusts for the Moorish girl (Tigrana). He ends up... 0
Edmond The plot focuses on a New York businessman’s descent from respectability to murder and prison. Aft... 0
Edward II Edward II features Christopher Marlowe’s most nuanced characters and some of his finest language. ... 1
The Eighth Wonder The opera concerns how the amazing Sydney Opera Housein in Australia got built. The story revolves ... 0
Einstein on the Beach The plotless libretto of Einstein on the Beach consists of solfege syllables, numbers and short segm... 0
Electra (Euripides) Orestes, the grown son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, and his companion, Pylades, travel to Argos, h... 1
Electra (Sophocles) Electra is a saga about murder and revenge. Agamemnon, the father of the house, was killed by his un... 3
Elektra After the Greek general Agamemnon returns from war, he is murdered by his wife Clytemnestra and her ... 2
The Elephant Man The play chronicles the true story of John Merrick, treated first as a fairground freak because of h... 12
Elisabetta, Regina Inghlitera The Earl of Leicester returns to England after his great victory over Scotland. As a present to the... 0
L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love) Nemorino, a simple peasant, is in love with the beautiful and wealthy Adina. However, she agrees to... 12
Emilia di Liverpool The opera takes place in a small mountain town. Emilia, seduced and now penitently working in a her... 0
Enchanted April Set in the 1920's, this play centers around four English women who rent a castle on a remote Italian... 8
The Enchanted The Enchanted is about a schoolteacher named Isabel who is fascinating with the truths behind life, ... 1
Endgame The plays revolves around Hamm, an aged master, who is blind and can't stand up, and his servant Clo... 5
An Enemy of the People

A coastal town in Norway is on its way to becoming a major health resort than...

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L' Enfant et les Sortilèges (The Child and the Spells) L'Enfant et les Sortilèges tells the story of a bad little boy in 1917 Normandy. He refu... 0
Enter Laughing Loosely based on the life of Carl Reiner, the story takes place in 1938 and focuses on a stage-struc... 1
Entführung aus dem Serail, Die (The Abduction from the Seraglio) The young Spanish nobleman, Belmonte, arrives at the pirate, Pasha Selim's, house, to reclaim hi... 4
Equivocation In 1606, Robert Cecil, prime minister to King James I of England, commissions Shakespeare to write a... 1