Jules Massenet

Jules Massenet



Biography



Shows by Jules Massenet

Title
Synopsis

Griselidis is a story about a common theme: the problems caused when one makes a deal with the Devil. In this case, the Marquis de Saluzzo decides to go off during the crusades to fight infidels. He is so sure that his wife... read more

Manon is a tale of love, greed, and betrayal. Manon is a young girl who is being sent to a convent by her family. She runs into Des Grieux, who falls instantly in love with her, and the two decide to elope and run away to Par... read more

The young, melancholic poet Werther falls madly in love with the married Charlotte, but she is betrothed to another man. He obsesses over her, writing her letters constantly. Charlotte tries to convince Werther to forget her... read more

Overview

Nationality
French
Born
5/12/1842
Died
8/13/1912
Show Categories
Opera
Genres
Drama, Romance