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The USU Opera Theatre will be presenting Nicolai’s The Merry Wives of Windsor translated from his German back into English – not exactly Shakespeare’s English, but still Shakespeare’s story. We’ve further adapted the piece by trading out the standard Elizabethan setting for a more modern time and place.
The Merry Wives of Windsor: A Comic Opera in Three Acts – Otto Nicolai
USU Opera Theater
comic opera, Shakespeare, modern adaptation
USU Opera Theatre and Heaton, Dallas, "The Merry Wives of Windsor" (2014). All Music Department Programs. 193.