By The Numbers

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LOPEYP
5/15/2011 | 4:21 PM
Teatro La Fenice ("The Phoenix") is an opera house in Venice, Italy. It is one of the most famous theatres in Europe, the site of many famous operatic premieres. Its name reflects its role in permitting an opera company to "rise from the ashes" despite losing the use of two theatres (to fire and legal problems respectively). Since opening and being named La Fenice, it has burned and been rebuilt twice more.
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LIVNFITNHAPPY

5/16/2011 9:40:25 AM

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Fascinating! Thanks for posting the info. I can't wait to get there! :) Janet

JLWOF1

5/15/2011 5:03:08 PM

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Beautiful! Would love to see in person some day!

LOPEYP

5/15/2011 4:22:01 PM

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This is the first stop on your walking tour of Venice.

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