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Arts & Entertainment - February 24, 2012

A modern classic

West Bay Opera presents a remarkable update of 'Don Giovanni'

by Kevin Kirby

With its new production of Mozart's "Don Giovanni," set in contemporary America, West Bay Opera has achieved something remarkable: an updating of a classic that not only emphasizes the timeless appeal of the story, but also leads us to think about the characters and their actions in new ways.

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