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Theater students give life to old plays

The Butler Lyric Theatre is presenting two, one-act operas from the 20th century later this week. Samuel Barber’s extremely short opera “A Hand of Bridge” starts the program off for the group, followed by Giacomo Puccini’s 50-minute “Gianni Schicchi,” the most frequently performed work of his Il Trittico trio of operas. Nicole Vasconi, a sophomore