Anyway, I recently ran across this blog post, and it brought up some questions in my mind:
Here's the post
That'll open in a new window, so keep it open to reference back and forth :)
Issue #1: "
Issue #2: Amplification. Again, what the blog post brings up is the norm, but what if I want my opera to be accompanied by electric guitar or electric violin, or by computer generated sounds? Also, what about musicals like The Fantasticks? That'd be just plain odd if it were amplified. (unless it were in a large space, but why would you do that show in a large space?)
Issue #3: "