October 17 - October 25, 2009
In this one-act opera based on Sophocles’ play and featuring an original libretto by former BU faculty member Marjorie Merryman, Antigone faces the deaths of her two brothers, who have killed each other in battle. This production will also be featured in this spring’s InCite Arts Festival in New York City. Presented as part of the 13th annual Fall Fringe Festival. The School of Music Opera Institute and School of Theatre are once again joining forces to present a series of operas, plays, and recitals in a 90-seat black box venue in this celebration of eclectic and contemporary works.
This year’s Festival runs October 9 – November 1 and features: The Good Person or Setzuan, Lucrezia, Antigone, and Recital Meets Theatre.