‘The Shining’ Opera Is Based on King Novel – Not Kubrick Film

Any list of “horror operas” would not be a long one. It might include supernatural thrillers like Meyerbeer’s Robert Le Diable, Britten’s The Turn of the Screw and Philip Glass’s Fall of the House of Usher. Some would add Verdi’s Macbeth (plenty of witches) and Strauss’s Elektra (an all-around grim tale). Continue reading “‘The Shining’ Opera Is Based on King Novel – Not Kubrick Film”