Published: June 11, 2018

This Saturday, four of our student composers will have opera scenes premiered as part of the CU New Opera Workshop annual festival. John Boggs, Maggie Friesen, Elena Specht, and Max Wolpert wrote brand new scenes which have been in rehearsal for two weeks. They will be presented fully staged and feature an outstanding cast of four singers.

The event is free and open to the public.

​Saturday, June 16, 7:30 p.m.

ATLAS Blackbox Theater (Basement Level 2)

Le Phare
by Max Wolpert
Love Finds A Way by Maggie Friesen
Adam and Eve Walk into a Bar and Talk About Religion by John Boggs
The Highline by Elena Specht

CU NOW will also feature Jake Heggie and Gene Sheer's new opera If I Were You in an excerpted performance Friday, June 15th at 7:30 P.M. and Sunday, June 17th at 2 P.M. in the Music Theatre.