This initiative is made possible through the generosity of Opera America (Innovation Grant Award), help and sponsorship of HC Media in Haverhill, MA, and through partnership of the Slosberg Music Center at Brandeis University.
Emergence Fellowship Showcase
Five World Premiere Operas!
Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 7:30pm
Slosberg Recital Hall, Brandeis University
415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453
Five world premiere mini-operas written by composers from our international call for proposals. Composers and librettists to be featured are: Leah Reid, Caroline Louise Miller, Daniel Reza Sabzghabaei (دانیال رضا سبزقبایی) and Mina Salehpour (librettist), Jeremy Rapaport-Stein, and Niko Yamamoto.
The Emergence Fellowship performing ensemble features soprano Felicia Chen (Debut), soprano Aliana de la Guardia, baritone Brian Church, clarinetist Amy Advocat, saxophonist Philipp Stäudlin, and percussionist Mike Williams.
Guerilla Opera All Stars
Present a Composer Spotlight
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 7:00pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Edward H. Linde Gallery (Gallery 168), 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
In anticipation for the upcoming production of Let's Make A Sandwich the Guerilla Opera All Stars offer a spotlight concert of chamber music including world premieres from composers Victoria Cheah and Anthony Green, featured in the Let's Make A Sandwich production.
Guerilla Opera’s All Star ensemble features soprano Aliana de la Guardia, baritone Brian Church, saxophonist Philipp Stäudlin, percussionist Mike Williams and introducing pianist Tae Kim.
Free with purchase of museum admission!
Let’s Make A Sandwich
Music & Libretti by Victoria Cheah and Anthony R. Green
May 1-3 & 8-10, 2020
Boston Playwrights’ Theatre
949 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
Let’s Make A Sandwich is back! This innovative production, re-imagined from 2014, pairs two one-act operas based on a 1950’s era corporate video and presents them under two different directors with vastly different scenic designs, but all with the same cast!