Operas based on works by William Shakespeare

2017-07-31T11:16:31+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Otello (Rossini), Lear (opera), Macbeth (opera), Otello, Das Liebesverbot, Falstaff (opera), Roméo et Juliette, Béatrice et Bénédict, Hamlet (opera), Viola (opera), Venus und Adonis flashcards Operas based on works by William Shakespeare
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  • Otello (Rossini)
    Otello (Italian pronunciation: [oˈtɛllo]) is an opera in three acts by Gioachino Rossini to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Berio di Salsi, based on Shakespeare's play Othello.
  • Lear (opera)
    Lear is an opera in two parts with music by the German composer Aribert Reimann, and a libretto by Claus H.
  • Macbeth (opera)
    Macbeth (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmakbet; makˈbɛt]) is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi, with an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and additions by Andrea Maffei, based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name.
  • Otello
    Otello (Italian pronunciation: [oˈtɛllo]) is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Arrigo Boito, based on Shakespeare's play Othello.
  • Das Liebesverbot
    Das Liebesverbot (The Ban on Love, WWV 38), is an early opera in two acts by Richard Wagner, with the libretto written by the composer after Shakespeare's Measure for Measure.
  • Falstaff (opera)
    Falstaff (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfalstaf]) is an opera in three acts by the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901).
  • Roméo et Juliette
    Roméo et Juliette (Romeo and Juliet) is an opera in five acts by Charles Gounod to a French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare.
  • Béatrice et Bénédict
    Béatrice et Bénédict (Beatrice and Benedick) is an opéra comique in two acts by Hector Berlioz.
  • Hamlet (opera)
    Hamlet is a grand opera in five acts of 1868 by the French composer Ambroise Thomas, with a libretto by Michel Carré and Jules Barbier based on a French adaptation by Alexandre Dumas, père, and Paul Meurice of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet.
  • Viola (opera)
    Viola is an unfinished romantic opera by Bedřich Smetana.
  • Venus und Adonis
    Venus und Adonis is a one-act opera by Hans Werner Henze with a German libretto by Hans-Ulrich Treichel, after the poem by William Shakespeare.