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New Opera as Art and Social Discourse
February 12, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - February 19, 2021 @ 7:30 pm CST
One event on February 10, 2021 at 6:30 pm
Joshua Frankel and Judd Greenstein (a ChoralQuest composer) will discuss their multimedia opera, A Marvelous Order, which explores the epic struggle between Robert Moses, master builder, and Jane Jacobs, self-taught oracle of urban insight, over the fate of New York City in the mid-twentieth century.
The conversation will include a video featuring highlights of their work in progress. Their discussion will center on the genesis and development of the opera, which features a libretto by former U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith.
Watch the live event on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 6:30pm CST | 7:30 p.m. EST.
A recording will be available for streaming on Friday, February 12, 2021 at 6:30pm CST | 7:30 pm to Friday, February 19, 2021 at 6:30pm CST | 7:30 p.m.
Join on the virtual event here.