- a short opera, usually on a light or humorous theme and typically having spoken dialogue. Notable composers of operettas include Offenbach, Johan Strauss, Franz Lehár, and Gilbert and Sullivan.
noun: operetta, plural noun: operettas
- a short opera, usually on a light or humorous theme and typically having spoken dialogue. ...
Oxford American Dictionary
...to early 20th Europe. First it had not so much difference with operetta in Italy and was popular at that time. The composer always ...
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