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Maria Rodriguez in Manuel Fernández Caballero: El Dúo...

Manuel Fernández Caballero: El Dúo de la Africana

2006 NR

Performed at the legendary Teatro Real de Madrid, this classic Spanish lyric drama, or &NFi;zarzuela&NFi_;, combines spoken and sung scenes and stars Maria Rodriguez and Guillermo Orozco. Composer Manuel Fernández Caballero, a luminary of the zarzuela tradition, is known for his lyrical elegance and understated humor. One of Caballero's best-known works, "El Dúo de la Africana" tells the story of a love triangle between members of a theatrical group.