PHOTOALBUM. Detective opera based on the play by Karel Čapek Stage Director – Dmitry Bertman Music Director – Gennady Rozhdestvensky Set and. Vec Makropulos. U.S. Opera Premiere. (in English). Opera in three acts by Leoš Janácek. Libretto by Leoš Janácek. Based on the play by Karel Capek. CAST. Get this from a library! Vec Makropulos: opera. [Leoš Janáček; Karel Čapek; Max Brod].

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However, she angrily shows past scars, and snores in response to his final protestations of love.

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Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. She is a young singer, and praises Emilia Marty, a famous singer she has seen rehearsing and admits that she will never be the artist Emilia Marty is. Jaroslav proceeds to ask Emilia what she knows about Ellian MacGregor, whom he describes in disparaging terms, after reading her love letters that detail explicit sexual behaviour. His death was reported that same evening.

Jaroslav rated it liked it Oct 29, One document in the fec mentions a “Gregor Mach”.

He is looking for Marti. His stipulation has been fulfilled. Voila, je l’ai vu a l’opera. After she again says that she cannot love him, he threatens her with violence. Gregor argues that only descendants of Elina Makropulos should be allowed this formula. L’imperatore, infatti, teme di essere avvelenato. As the elixir extends the life for thirty hundred years, Emilia requires new portion to avoid death.


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Jaroslav then offers to provide the document himself if Emilia will spend the night with him. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. She is Elina Makropulos, born indaughter of Hieronymus Makropulos, an alchemist in Emperor Rudolf II ‘s Court, who ordered him to prepare a potion that would extend his life.

Two years after its premiere, the opera was given in Prague, and also in Germany inbut it did not become really popular until a production by the Sadler’s Wells company in London inconducted by Charles Mackerras with Marie Collier as Emilia Marty.

Albert Gregor comes in to ask about the case. The characters are quite interesting, the dialogue is good and while the food for thought is more restricted towards the end than it is in RUR, it is still just as thought provoking as C The Makropoulos Secret is a really good play by the always-fresh and funny Karel Capek.

The ears as well. Emilia replies that she is, in fact, all of those people.


Věc Makropulos (opera)

He continues saying that only a descendant of Ferdinand Makropoulos can claim the estate. He demands an explanation of her strange interest in his family, and reveals that the mother of the Baron’s child was recorded as Elina Makropuloswho might be the same as Ellian MacGregorwhose love letters he has read. Jan Borna rated it really liked it Nov 18, She asks that the hotel room be re-arranged to resemble a court room, and asks for time to dress.

The Love for Three Oranges. She fell into a comaand Hieronymus was sent to prison. It is an inheritance lawsuit, which has been lasting for about a hundred years.

The Makropulos Case

Gregor accuses Emilia Marty of fraud and forgery, as well as practices against common decency. But none wishes it. Va plutot a l’opera. Die Zauberflote for children. Renowned for its superb sound quality, Chandos has won many prestigious awards for its natural sound.