But the Oxford writer who best captures this comic opera is its longtime writer in residence, the sadly now-deceased Barry Hannah.
That is true, but still I was not exactly a comic opera villain.
What a situation for one tied by an agreement to compose a comic opera, the score of which was already overdue!
It was about as dull a business as the last hour of a comic opera.
We read that Herr Wagner is about to compose a comic opera, music and words.
They had gone as Gypsies—not comic opera Gypsies, but real Gypsies, dirty and ragged and patched.
Nothing more need be said in this volume of Rossini considered as a composer of comic opera.
Instantly the thought of the comic opera came into Molly's head.
You know, of course, I am bringing out a comic opera, composed by myself.
Another work for the stage is the comic opera, "Tambour Battant."