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Two Operas: A Performance and Composer Talkback

April 26
7:30 pm
- 9:30 pm

- $10

Join JTS for a performance of excerpts and discussion of two important new operas: As One (music by Laura Kaminsky, libretto by Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed), following a transgender woman’s journey to self-acceptance, and Steal a Pencil for Me (music by H. L. Miller Cantorial School Assistant Professor Gerald Cohen, libretto by Deborah Brevoort), the story of a real-life couple who fell in love while imprisoned in Nazi concentration camps. Following the performance, the two composers, Laura Kaminsky and Gerald Cohen, will discuss their operas’ creation. Cantor Nancy Abramson, director of H. L. Miller Cantorial School, will moderate the discussion.

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Date:
April 26
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$10
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Website:
http://www.jtsa.edu/opera-2017

Venue

Jewish Theological Seminary
3080 Broadway, at 121st Street
New York, 10027 United States