Get a First Look at the Angels in America Opera

Classic Arts News   Get a First Look at the Angels in America Opera
The production began in New York June 10.
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An operatic adaptation of Angels in America arrived in the U.S. New York City Opera, concluding its 2016–2017 season. This production marks the New York premiere of the Peter Eötvös’ opera.

The opera condenses Tony Kushner’s two-part Pulitzer Prize-winning drama into one work. Performances run June 10, 12, 14, and 16 at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater. Sam Helfrich directs; Pacien Mazzagatti conducts.

Flip through photos of the show below:

The cast consists of Andrew Garland as Prior, Aaron Bake as Louis, Sarah Beckham-Turner as Harper, Wayne Tigges as Roy Cohn, Michael Weyandt as Joe, Sarah Castle as Hannah, Matthew Reese as Belize, and Kirsten Chambers as the Angel.

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