Prince Go-Go

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(Ligeti: Le Grand Macabre). Sop. (travesti role) or counterten. Boy prince who rules Breughelland, a land of peasants and monsters (as seen in Breugel's paintings). While playing childish games with his ministers, the secret police enter, disguised as birds, and warn him of the people's rebellion. Created (1978) by Gunilla Slättegård.

Subjects: Opera.

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