ODYSSEY: A YOUTH OPERA and More Set for MetLiveArts Series This November

Young People’s Chorus of New York City performs “Odyssey: A Youth Opera” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on November 3-4 as part of the MetLiveArts series

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s MetLiveArts series has announced its November performance lineup.

Odyssey: A Youth Opera [New York Premiere]
Friday, November 3, 7 p.m., and Saturday, November 4, 2 and 7 p.m., in the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

Ben Moore, composer
Kelley Rourke, librettist
Eric Sean Fogel, director/choreographer
Brian Vu, baritone
Meroe Khalia Adeeb, soprano
Members of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City
Francisco Núñez
, conductor

From bloodthirsty monsters to enticing sirens, Odysseus faces down every obstacle imaginable as he sails home from war in this one-hour opera retelling of Homer’s epic tale. First commissioned by The Glimmerglass Festival, this all-new production features images of art from across The Met collection.

Tickets start at $65. metmuseum.org/odyssey

Read at Broadwayworld.com.

Photo by Stephanie Berger