0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

ballad opera

BAL-led ah-PER-ah


English comic opera, usually featuring spoken dialogue alternating with songs set to popular tunes.

See Also

[English] comic opera
[French] opéra comique (m)
[French] opéra bouffe (m)
[German] komische Oper (f)
[German] heitere Oper (f)
[Italian] opera comica
[Italian] opera buffa (f)


Last Updated: 2016-05-14 01:06:08