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Review: Opera Saratoga conquers demanding Donizetti masterpiece

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Opera Saratoga presented Donizetti’s “Lucia di Lammermoor,” its second production of the season, Thursday night at the Spa Little Theatre. Although the singing was superb, the almost three-hour show isn’t one that flows along effortlessly. Based on Salvadore Cammarano’s tragic and darkly dramatic libretto, the production includes numerous scene changes that force the action to stop while figures dressed in black push stairs around and add urns, statuary or other fixtures to make the space ...

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