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    OPERA

    Silent Night

    Presented by Opera San José at California Theatre, San Jose

    February 11 - February 26, 2017

    The West Coast premiere of this opera by composer Kevin Puts’ and librettist Mark Campbell recounts the miraculous day of peace during WWI when Scottish, French and German soldiers defy their superiors and negotiate a Christmas Eve truce among themselves. The soldiers, bloodied from battle and mourning their dead, soon become brothers as a carol begins, floating softly over no man’s land to celebrate ...more