Audience Choice: How Should Mozart’s Zaide End?

“If you haven’t heard of [the opera], it’s because the composer never got around to finishing it and it wasn’t found in his papers until after his death. … When Wolf Trap started thinking about staging ‘Zaide,’ the question immediately surfaced of how they wanted to end it. There were plenty of options.” This weekend the audience gets to pick one.

Source: Washington Post 06/10/10