NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 29, 1978
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(Studio) Report on upcoming premier of new opera based on John Milton's "Paradise Lost", to be performed at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Chicago, Illinois) Details about opera, composed by Krzysztof Penderecki, of Poland. [PENDERECKI - discusses opera.] Delays in writing and staging of opera, commissioned for Bicentennial, noted. Plans to take it to La Scala in Italy after Chicago engagement reported.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins
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