San Diego Opera series: Puccini Tosca Spotlight

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A backstage glimpse into San Diego Opera's production of Puccini's classic. This "shabby little shocker"- as Tosca was dubbed by a very short-sighted critic- has become one of the repertoire's most popular operas. Puccini's uncanny sense of theatre and natural gift for melody are a killer combination that continues to draw audiences more than 100 years after its premiere.