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    Bovinus Rex, World Premiere Opera

    Presented by at The Zack Box

    May 24 - May 27, 2012


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    Bovinus Rex, World Premiere Opera

    "Bovinus Rex" by composer Rudolf Rojahn is an outrageous black comedy exploring the nature of identity and the calculus of quantifiable suffering. In this contemporary spin on the ancient Oedipus story, an animal farmer in rural Ohio invents a machine to slaughter his entire herd in order to pay off his crippling debt. When his fanatic animal rights activist-daughter decides to infiltrate her father's farm, things tragically spin...

    "Bovinus Rex" by composer Rudolf Rojahn is an outrageous black comedy exploring the nature of identity and the calculus of quantifiable suffering. In this contemporary spin on the ancient Oedipus story, an animal farmer in rural Ohio invents a machine to slaughter his entire herd in order to pay off his crippling debt. When his fanatic animal rights activist-daughter decides to infiltrate her father's farm, things tragically spin out of control.


    The Zack Box

    8 The Fenway
    Boston, MA 02215

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    Admission Info:

    $15/$10
    FREE to students with valid I.D.


    General Day and Time Info:

    May 24 - 26, 2012 at 8pm (Thurs. - Sat.)
    May 27, 2012 at 2pm (Sun.)


    phone: 6179129222


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