Sparks of Glory: In Sleep The World Is Yours
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 2:00pm
Free to the public. 2014 marks the centennary of the outbreak of the First World War, a conflict that ended the world as many knew it and ushered in a frenzied creative turmoil in all of the arts. SAM’s collection includes pioneering works that reflect the radical artistic innovation...
Fall Concert: Transfigured Night
Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 4:00pm
MOR commemorates the 76th anniversary of Kristallnacht with the WORLD PREMIERE of Spectrum Dance Theater choreographer DONALD BYRD's new dances for Arnold Schoenberg’s mystical and romantic masterpiece Verklaerte Nacht. You'll also discover the music and lives of Dutch composers under...
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
This spring MOR explores Jewish legends, featuring music to The Dybbuk and a complete screening of the classic 1920 silent film The Golem, accompanied by a live performance of Israeli composer Betty Olivero's exhilirating klezmer-infused score. This iconic film mirrors complex perceptions of...
Spring Concert: After Life
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 7:30pm
6:45 p.m. Meet the Composer and Librettist: Tom Cipullo and David Mason
Pablo Picasso and Gertrude Stein meet again – and argue about art and life – in After Life, a new MOR-commissioned opera by Tom Cipullo. Pablo Picasso and Gertrude Stein were towering artistic figures of the 20th century and among its most influential. Stein was one of Picasso’s...