Here Be Sirens (2014)

Original id: 
14237
Start date: 
11 January 2014
End date: 
13 September 2014
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
World premiere in January, reprised at the same theatre in September. Selections performed in March 2014 by different company, Fresh Squeezed Opera, who will revive the opera 28th Jan 2018 at the National Sawdust theatre in New York. Kate Soper incorporates texts of Homer, Plato, Jung, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Milton and Sappho for three sopranos; in its premiere, she sang the part of Polyxo.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Languages: 
English
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Gelsey Bell Singer
Rick Burkhardt Director
Annie Holt Costume Designer
Andreea Mincic Set
Brad Peterson
Kate Soper Singer
Brett Umlauf Singer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Dixon Place (New York City, New York, United States) 11 January, 2014 to 12 September, 2014
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Review : "Tempting and dangerous. They sing, too." Print-out archive
Review : "Wingless, but they've found their soul mates" Print-out archive

How to cite this production

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