By Paul Lewis
Directed by Rod Ceballos
Aug. 10 – 12, 2023 • 7:00 pm
Aug. 12 & 13, 2023 • 2 pm matinees
Aug. 17 - 19, 2023 • 7:00 pm
Putnam Studio • M. Lee Pelton Theatre
Martina Visconti, a Jewish opera star, decides to remain in German-occupied Milan during World War II in hopes of protecting her impetuous younger sister Giulia, who has joined the Resistance. Meanwhile, an American GI in an embattled infantry unit south of Rome dreams of reaching Milan so that he can finally meet his operatic idol. A story of the bonds of love stretched to their very limits and the heart-wrenching choice one sister must make in a world that is falling into unfathomable darkness.