Courses / Art, Music, Dance and Film / CONTEMPORARY OPERA
Coordinators: Steve Koenig, Victor Brener, Frieda Lipp
At each session we view a different opera and engage in a lively discussion of the text, staging, medium, and the historical and cultural backgrounds. This semester will include Leonard Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, Maurice Ravel’s L’heure espagnol, Wolfgang Reim’s Jacob Lenz, and Jerome Kern’s Showboat.
A WEEK / TUESDAY / 2:00pm to 3:30pm