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Detective Agency creator's first opera


The creator of the best-selling Number 1 Ladies' Detective Agency has ventured into new territory with his first opera.

Alexander McCall Smith is staging the opera, "The Okavango Macbeth", in a former garage in Botswana.

Andrew Harding reports from Botswana.

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