'Fly' Gets an Opera   

July 2, 2008 Cinefantastique reports that an operatic adaptation of David Cronenberg’s 1986 horror film "The Fly" (a remake of the 1958 film starring Vincent Price and Al Hedison) will makes its debut on Wednesday at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris. A U.S. premier is scheduled for Septembr 7 at the Los Angeles Opera.

Placido Domingo is conducting the orchestra. David Henry Hwang (whose M. Butterfly was turned into a film by Cronenberg) supplied the libretto. Click here for more.

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