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Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann)

Opera


Overview


Synopsis

In a tavern, the poet Hoffmann tells of his three former lovers. First, he lusts after a mechanical doll, Olympia. Next, he falls madly in love with an ill singer, Antonia. Finally, Hoffmann falls in love with Giulietta, and she proceeds to steal his reflection for the sorcerer Dapertuto. At the end of the opera, Hoffmann is so drunk that he fails to see the woman who truly loves him, Stella.


Characters

Male

Lead

Tenor

Male

Supporting

Bass

Male

Supporting

Mezzo-Soprano



Show Information

Category
Opera
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, mature adult, late teen, young adult, elderly characters