Ludovic Halevy was born in Paris, January 1, 1834.
His father was Leon Halevy, the celebrated author;
his grandfather, Fromenthal, the eminent composer.
Ludovic was destined...
With the hurriedly written libretto of Entrez, messieurs, mesdames, a one-act work marking the opening of the Bouffes-Parisiens in 1855, Ludovic Halévy launched a twenty-six-year Parisian theat...