Italian girl charms with humour, style

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Lloyd Dykk [Vancouver Sun, 27 January 2008]
VANCOUVER – The lovable opera L’Italiana in Algeri, The Italian Girl in Algiers, gives us a good picture of what Gioacchino Rossini must have been like: a witty rascal, a bon vivant, as brilliant a concocter of music as he was of food.