Opera.broadwayworld.com

American Opera Projects Receives NEA Funding for Two Operas

January 31
5:03 2012

American-Opera-Projects-Receives-NEA-Funding-for-Two-Operas-20010101

American Opera Projects (AOP) announces that composer Huang Ruo's The Weeping Camel and composer Gregory Spears's Paul's Case are awarded $10,000 each from the National Endowment of the Arts's ART WORKS initiative to support developmental workshop productions with AOP and producing partners. Both operas will be developed through AOP's First Chance series that presents concert readings of new operas in an intimate format that allows for direct conversation between audience and artist. Operas that receive fully-staged premieres after passing through First Chance include Tarik O'Regan's Heart of Darkness (London's Royal Opera House), Jorge Martín's Before Night Falls (Fort Worth Opera), and Stephen Schwartz's Séance on a Wet Afternoon (New York City Opera, Opera Santa Barbara), among many others. 

Related Links
Opera PATIENCE & SARAH Set for Players Theatre, 6/23-24Opera PATIENCE & SARAH Set for Players Theatre, 6/23-24
April 18, 2016
MSM Students to Offer Sneak Peek of New Opera THE LEOPARDMSM Students to Offer Sneak Peek of New Opera THE LEOPARD
March 02, 2016
Washington National Opera Announces Full Schedule for American Opera InitiativeWashington National Opera Announces Full Schedule for American Opera Initiative
August 27, 2015


About Author

   Subscribe to Author Alerts

OPERA VIDEOS


Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow

BWW Opera Review: Met's New ELEKTRA Has the Cast and Conductor--But Where's the Catharsis?BWW Opera Review: Met's New ELEKTRA Has the Cast and Conductor--But Where's the Catharsis?
by Richard Sasanow