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!
Instantly the thought of the comic opera came into Molly's head.
We read that Herr Wagner is about to compose a comic opera, music and words.
Another work for the stage is the comic opera, "Tambour Battant."
Nothing more need be said in this volume of Rossini considered as a composer of comic opera.
It was about as dull a business as the last hour of a comic opera.
You know, of course, I am bringing out a comic opera, composed by myself.
They had gone as Gypsies—not comic opera Gypsies, but real Gypsies, dirty and ragged and patched.