Presented by UrbanArias
RUNS SAT APR 20 - SUN APR 28
Black Box Theatre
Join UrbanArias for another World Premiere! Run Dates + Times:
Sat Apr 20 / 8pm
Sun Apr 21 / 2pm
Fri Apr 26 / 8pm
Sat Apr 27 / 8pm
Sun Apr 28 / 7pm Paul's Case
is a beautiful and searing opera based on the short story of the same name by Willa Cather.
a high school boy, feels trapped in Pittsburgh, where his controlling
father wants him to enter the business world as a cash boy and work his
way up. He runs away to New York and puts himself up in style, but his
freedom is short-lived. Music by Gregory
Spears, libretto by Gregory Spears and Kathryn Wallat. Directed by
Kevin Newbury, conducted by Robert Wood.
UrbanArias is a new opera company dedicated to producing short contemporary operas. Their mission is to expose DC-area audiences to engaging, accessible and entertaining operas, and to provide a friendly venue at which both established and emerging composers can present their shorter works.