Anna Bolena: Behind the Scenes at Opera in the Heights

The show hasn't even opened yet (the first performance is tonight at 7:30 p.m.), but we're completely in awe of these photos of the dress rehearsal of Anna Bolena over at Opera in the Heights. For one thing, we've always been obsessed with the sordid tales of Henry VIII's many wives, and Anne's particularly enthralling and tragic. And for another, just look at those amazing costumes!

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