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Chautauqua Opera Company :: Thumbprint

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
05:00pm

Location Norton Hall

Event ticket required.

Music :: Kamala Sankaram | Libretto :: Susan Yankowitz
Performed in English with English supertitles
90 minutes long

Thumbprint is a chamber opera inspired by the experiences of Mukhtar Mai, a contemporary real-life warrior for women’s rights and education in Pakistan. Sankaram’s dynamic score blends Hindustani and European opera influences to tell this astonishing story of courage in the face of oppression.

 Creative & Production

Omer Ben Seadia

Omer Ben Seadia
Stage Director

 

KristinRoach

Kristin Roach
Conductor

 

Liliana Duque Piñeiro
Set Designer 

Michael Baumgarten
Lighting Designer 

B.G. FitzGerald
Costume Designer 

 

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