February 20, 2011 10:15 PM

Review | Laughs flow frequently in ‘The Daughter of the Regiment’

Dorothy Danner evidently decided that the plot of “The Daughter of the Regiment” is so ridiculous that her best choice in directing the Lyric Opera's production was to embrace the material’s built-in absurdities and run with them. So the good news is the Lyric Opera production of this tuneful trifle does, indeed, elicit honest laughter.

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