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BWW Review: LA BELLE ET LA BETE at The Theatre at Ace HotelBWW Review: LA BELLE ET LA BETE at The Theatre at Ace Hotel
by Maria Nockin - Oct 29, 2017

LA BELLE ET LA B TE is a post World War II romantic fantasy film written and directed by Jean Cocteau. For the Los Angeles Opera version, Philip Glass replaced Georges Auric's original sound track with a complete opera score. On October 28, 2017, L. A. Opera presented the work, sung live and coordinated with a screening of the film, at the beautifully restored 1920s movie theater in the city's Ace Hotel. (more...)