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Chautauqua Opera Company: Hydrogen Jukebox

Tuesday, August 01, 2017
04:00pm

Location Norton Hall

Event ticket required

Music :: Philip Glass
Libretto :: Allen Ginsberg

Thursday, July 27 & Tuesday, Aug. 1

Performed in English with English supertitles
World premiere: Spoleto Music Festival, Charleston, NC, 1990

Experience the collaboration of two of America’s most revolutionary artists, composer Philip Glass and poet Allen Ginsberg, in this truly unique chamber opera. Hydrogen Jukebox paints a portrait of America approaching the end of the millennium, touching on political and social issues that are more timely than ever. Chautauqua Opera Apprentice Artists take the spotlight in this work which perfectly reflects the mix of arts and humanities that is the spirit of Chautauqua.

 Creative & Production

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Cara Consilvio
Stage Director

 

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Steven Osgood
Conductor

 

Caleb Wertenbaker
Set Designer 

Michael Baumgarten
Lighting Designer 

Anthony Paul-Cavaretta
Costume Designer 

Martha Ruskai
Wig & Makeup Designer

 

 

Cast

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Chelsea Friedlander
Soprano 1

 

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Helen Hassinger
Soprano 2

 

NatalieRoseHavens

Natalie Rose Havens
Mezzo-Soprano

 

Eric Wassenaar

Eric Wassenaar
Tenor

 

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Mario Diaz-Moresco
Baritone

 

Evanross

Evan Ross
Bass

 

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