NEW WORKS FORUM PARTICIPANTS: YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR COMPLIMENTARY TICKET BY REGISTERING FOR THIS SESSION IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Called, “One of the most significant music events of the year.” (DMagazine – 2013), Fort Worth Opera’s Frontiers showcase is breaking the mold of the traditional operatic experience by inviting patrons to experience new and innovative work at the beginning stages of an opera’s creation.
Eight selected works will be presented in the intimate setting of the McDavid Studio at Bass Performance Hall over two evenings. These 20-minute excerpts will be sung by artists from the 2017 Fort Worth Opera Festival with piano accompaniment.
Works featured on Thursday, May 4:
Escobar by Matteo Neri
La Lupa by Norman Matthews
Nothing in the Nothingness by Daniel Zajicek and John Grimmett
Service Provider 44 by Christopher Weiss and John de los Santos
*Please note that four additional works are showcased on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 8:00pm – 10:00pm
A Taste of Damnation by Avner Finberg and Edward Einhorn
The System of Soothing by Frank Pesci
A Capacity for Evil by Evan Snyder
Sweets by Kate by Griffin Candey and Thom Miller