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is an opera based on
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask
This is a game full of depth. The strangeness of the setting, the urgency of the plot and the
troubles of the characters are very fitting for stage. Its brilliant musical themes can be
developed throughout an entire narrative, making
a celebration of every aspect of
the game's story and music, along with a tribute to the work of Koji Kondo and Toru
This is not made only for
's story is self-contained, and the opera
is written in a way that everyone, Zelda fan or not, gamer or not, can enjoy. As both a
musician and a
fan, I found that a professional adaptation of the characters' drama
can become a rich and engaging stage work.
The story focuses on Kafei and the retrieval of his wedding mask, which takes on a different
approach due to Link's absence from Termina in this version.
for updates and more information on this work in progress.
Where is Link?
Link will not be present in the opera. The main protagonist is Kafei and his search for the
Sun Mask. You can read details about why
If you want a canon placement of the operaís story (minus the slight alterations in Kafeiís
path) you can place it in any timeline except for the childís, since by the time Link wakes up
seven years older in Ocarina of Time, Termina is long gone.
Will Kafei simply take Linkís role?
No. He is a regular Terminan. He is way more limited than Link, and his incursion
throughout the lands of Termina is influenced by those limitations.
Will this remain this way, as shadows behind a veil?
No. It is an opera. It is intended to be staged, with sets, singers, costumes, an orchestra,
Are those the definitive singers and cast?
No. They are friends and colleagues who are kindly helping me promote the work. (
Masks, we all wear them, and some possess immense power.
Even as the moon falls from the sky, a young man named Kafei vows to fulfill a promise to
wed his beloved Anju. A most treasured possession, his wedding mask, has been stolen, and
he intends to take it back no matter what.
Another mask is the source of the cataclysm to come. Allied to the grudge of a creature
whose twisted innocence resents the world, it has turned petty pranks into omnipotent
cruelty, wreaking havoc and spreading misery to the four corners of the world.
Time is short, and there are only three days to Carnival...