OperaFix October 23, 2017

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    • Premier of Exterminating Angels – Metropolitan Opera
    • Grinder opera in Orlando
    • Hearbeat Opera All the World’s A Drag
  • Edmonton Opera
    • Lilies (Les Feluettes)
    • by librettist Michel Marc Bouchard and composer Kevin March
    • October 24 and 27
    • The story is set in a prison in 1952, where the prisoners stage an opera-within-an-opera. It replays to a visiting Catholic bishop the events of 1912 that had led to the lifelong incarceration of the innocent Simon, thanks to the duplicity of that very bishop as a young man.
  • Young People’s Chorus
    • Debuts at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    • The New York premiere of “Odyssey: A Youth Opera”
    • Composer Ben Moore and librettist Kelley Rourke’s
    • An hour-long re-telling of Homer’s epic.
  • Boston Opera Collaborative Third Annual Feast of 10-Minute Operas
    • Boston New Music Initiative 
    • Long School of Music Bard College
    • November 10 – 12, 2017
    • Three brand new commissions and world-premieres!
    • Oliver Caplan, Tom Cipullo, Eva Kendrick, Carrie Magin, Tony Solitro, Beth Ratay and David Wolfson.
  • Streetwise Opera
    • 15th anniversary opera
    • 14 and 15 April 2018 at Sage Gateshead.
    • Tell Me The Truth About Love will be performed by adults from Streetwise Opera Newcastle/Gateshead who have experienced, or are at risk of, homelessness, alongside musicians from Royal Northern Sinfonia.
  • National Opera Week
  • NEXT SHOW: Mark Adamo’s “Becoming Santa Clause”

Credits: Peter Szep


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