Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Mark Adamo's Opera: The Gospel of Mary Magdalene

San Francisco Opera announces:

Mark Adamo's The Gospel of Mary Magdalene, which the composer says “draws on the Gnostic gospels, the canonical gospels and fifty years of new Biblical scholarship to reimagine the loves and conflicts of the New Testament through the eyes of its leading female character," has been scheduled to premiere at SFO in June of 2013. The company plans to announce at a later date details about composer Jennifer Higdon's collaboration will librettist Gene Scheer.

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