Here’s a snippet of political news that missed the front pages. Richard Condon’s 1959 Cold War thriller, which yielded two movies, has been commissioned by Minnesota Opera from Pulitzer-winning composer Kevin Puts. Production is scheduled for 2014-15.
Who do we think should sing the Frank Sinatra role?
Past credits: music for the 1962 movie was by David Amram, for the 2004 remake by Rachel Portman.