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  • One night, when an operatic artiste had fallen ill, he had undertaken the part of the king in the opera of Maritana at the Queen’s Theatre.
  • His liking for Mozart’s music brought him sometimes to an opera or a concert: these were the only dissipations of his life.
  • He had appeared in grand opera.
  • One night, when an operatic artiste had fallen ill, he had undertaken the part of the king in the opera of Maritana at the Queen’s Theatre.
  • Why did they never play the grand old operas now, he asked, Dinorah, Lucrezia Borgia?
  • "The opera, is it?" said Mr. Kernan.
  • The subject of talk was the opera company which was then at the Theatre Royal.
  • Nobody answered this question and Mary Jane led the table back to the legitimate opera.

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  • She is a popular opera singer.
  • We’re going to the opera this evening.

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