Definition of supertitle
: a translation of foreign-language dialogue displayed above a screen or performance an opera with supertitles — compare subtitle
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Portland Opera presents the comedy about two couples wrestling with love and fidelity in Italian, with English supertitles.
The show's Chinese characters are humanized and respected to the point of having long stretches of dialogue, and a couple of songs, delivered in Chinese (with English supertitles).
With staging (plus pithy supertitles) that so effectively amplifies the characters, the performance felt like a love fest between performers and audience.
The play, performed in English and French with occasional supertitles, has its excessively tangential moments and some indulgent ones, too.
Or, as the first non-English line is sung, your seat going full Brookstone shiatsu chair as everyone behind you jabs for the supertitles?
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