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The Living Libretto: Opera in Eden

  • The National Opera Center 330 7th Avenue, 7th floor New York, NY, 10001 United States (map)

The Living Libretto: Opera in Eden gives audiences a first glimpse at three new one-act operas being written by first year resident artists in American Lyric Theater’s Composer Librettist Development Program (CLDP) :

BLOODLINES (Libretto by Lila Palmer; Music by Shuying Li)

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO NANA (Libretto by Lorene Cary; Music by Liliya Ugay)

THE TREE OF ETERNAL YOUTH (Libretto by Julian Crouch; Music by Andy Teirstein)

The event will be moderated by Founder and Producing Artistic Director Lawrence Edelson, and will feature a discussion between the audience and the creative teams of each opera.

All ticket holders are invited to a pre-performance wine and cheese reception and to meet the creative artists of the CLDP.

Reception: 2:00PM
Performance: 3:00PM

Later Event: May 17
InsightALT: Opera in Eden