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Holocaust victim, artist Charlotte Salomon's life premieres as opera

Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014.  REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singers Frederic Antoun as Amadeus Daberlohn and Marianne Crebassa as Charlotte Kann perform on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Singer Anaik Morel as Paulinka Bimbam (L) performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singer Anaik Morel as Paulinka Bimbam (L) performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Singer Anaik Morel as Paulinka Bimbam (L) performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Marc-Andre Dalbavie's opera 'Charlotte Salomon' in Salzburg July 24, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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