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ABRAHAM IN FLAMES (workshop reading)


  • Fort Mason Center 2 Marina Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94123 United States (map)

Music by ALEKSANDRA VREBALOV*
Libretto by NILOUFAR TALEBI*

Abraham in Flames is a “Künstlersoper,” an opera of the formative years and spiritual education of artists. The original parable is inspired by Niloufar coming of age around the iconic Iranian poet Ahmad Shamlou and the staggering imagery in his work, paintings of the Garden of Gethsemane, Trials by Fire, and more.

* Alumni of the CLDP.

Earlier Event: August 4
SCALIA/GINSBURG
Later Event: November 30
THE HOUSE WITHOUT A CHRISTMAS TREE