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NARRATOR (RENEE FLEMING): A pleasant evening of song turns into a frightening hostage crisis.

Based on Ann Patchett's bestselling novel, Bel Canto, a spell-binding new opera is about to captivate you with its tale of danger and love.

I'm Renee Fleming.

Join me for the powerful, world premiere production of Bel Canto, the Opera from Lyric Opera of Chicago on Great Performances.

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