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7 edition of A Nut at the Opera found in the catalog.

A Nut at the Opera

by Maurice Vellekoop

  • 330 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Drawn and Quarterly .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic Novels,
  • Humor,
  • Graphic Satire And Humor,
  • Opera,
  • Graphic Novels - General,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels / Literary,
  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • Form - Parodies,
  • Caricatures and cartoons,
  • Singers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8726240M
    ISBN 101896597947
    ISBN 109781896597942
    OCLC/WorldCa62129855

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A Nut at the Opera by Maurice Vellekoop Graphic artist Maurice Vellekoop, a contributor to just about every major North American magazine in the last two decades, describes his latest book-length work as a tribute to his late mentor and friend, Paul Baker, who taught Vellekoop at.

Get this from a library. A nut at the opera. [Maurice Vellekoop] -- A colourful and comical look at a fictional world of opera and its inspiring luminary figures. The initial drawings for this work were drawn for Maurice Vellekoop's late teacher and mentor Paul Baker. The Nutcracker (Russian: Щелкунчик, tr.

Shchelkunchik listen (help info)) is an two-act ballet ("fairy ballet"; Russian: балет-феерия, balet-feyeriya), originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Op. 71). The libretto is adapted from E. Hoffmann's story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King".

Book Descriptions: A droll and gentle satire of the colorful characters who make up the opera world. A Nut at the Opera is a colorful and hilarious look at a fictitious opera world as seen through the eyes of artist Maurice Vellekoop.

With characters such as Olga Pickuptruckskaya and Valda Heck and references ranging throughout the history of opera, nothing―from the heights of Wagnerian.

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