Washington National Opera - world premiere of Proving Up

Calendar
OPERA
Date
01.19.2018 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location

Description

Washington National Opera will present the world premiere of Proving Up, a new hour-long opera as part of the American Opera Initiative Festival in the Terrace Theater, January 19-21. The opera, by composer Missy Mazzoli and librettist Royce Vavrek, is about a group of Nebraska families as they struggle to claim their land under the Homestead Act. The opera is based on a coming-of-age short story by Karen Russell.


Tickets: http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/OSOMA#tickets