Kungsholm

Origins of Puppet Opera

William “Bill” Fosser’s Opera in Focus has its roots in the legendary Chicago puppet opera at the downtown Kungsholm restaurant, in a building that is now home to Lawry’s the Prime Rib restaurant. Bill Fosser first worked on the Kungsholm puppet opera at the age of 14, in 1943. The original idea for an elaborate […]

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