A devilish plot with an angelic twist. As our story unfolds, Faust desires youth and not just his own, but also that of a beauty named Marguerite. In fact, he's willing to sell his soul for a second chance at life...and love. But in the end, the angels hear the prayers of Marguerite: As Faust prays, her soul rises to the heavens. Faust is one of the most majestic and beloved operas in the world. With sweeping melodies, extravagant costumes and elaborate sets, Faust is French grand opera at its best. This grandiose performance is no exception.