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The Firebrand of Florence

The Firebrand of Florence

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

Benvenuto Cellini, the great Florentine sculptor, is sentenced to hang, but he is pardoned when the duke realizes that he has not completed a previously commissioned sculpture. Freed, he is able to turn his attention to his favorite model (and object of his affections), Angela. The Duke also is interested in Angela. Thus, Cellini does his best to keep the Duke away from Angela. Meanwhile, he finds he has to keep himself away from the Duchess! At the end of the show, Cellini escapes yet another death sentence by fleeing to Paris.



Show Information

Music
Lyrics
Category
Musical
Number of Acts
2 Acts
First Produced
1945
Time & Place
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast

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