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Jacobs and Moses' Famous Feud to Be Dramatized in Opera

Jacobs and Moses' Famous Feud to Be Dramatized in Opera
Jacobs and Moses' Famous Feud to Be Dramatized in Opera, Courtesy of Fast Co-Design
Courtesy of Fast Co-Design

Yes, you read right - the 1960s urban planning battle between Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses will be the central story line for a new opera. Although the premiere is a long way off, its creators promise to bring New York City and the drama to life through song and an elaborate, animated, three-dimensional set. To find out more about the developing project, head on over to Fast Co-Design.

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Cite: Jennifer Whelan. "Jacobs and Moses' Famous Feud to Be Dramatized in Opera" 07 May 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/503692/jacobs-and-moses-famous-feud-to-be-dramatized-in-opera/> ISSN 0719-8884

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