Van Opera kicks off season with Turandot

stottler.jpgBy Graeme McRanor [24 Hours, 18 October 2005]
Soccer fans worldwide are acquainted with the aria Nessun dorma, the global anthem popularized by tenor Luciano Pavarotti, a fan of the game. But far fewer of the on-voice stadium crowds have an inkling that the lyrical work is from Puccini’s Turandot, Vancouver Opera’s season-opener.