A New Fangled Festival of Opera will take place on Friday and Saturday June 7th and 8th, 2013. We have a fantastic set of works, written by currently active composers, that you won’t want to miss. The festival will be held on the campus of the University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans 70148. The performances will be in the recital hall found in the Performing Arts building.
The works we will perform were selected from a pool of about 50 scores that were submitted to our call for scores:
- Review – Jeremy Beck
- Quantum Mechanic – John Bilotta
- An Accidental Affair – Timothy Brown
- Close Encounter of the Hillbilly Kind – Yvonne Freckmann
- Layover – Charles Halka
- Krispy Kremes and Butter Queens – Jennifer Jolley
- The Mortal Thoughts of Lady Macbeth – Veronika Krausas
All works are short one-act pieces and will be performed in their entirety both nights. You can find out more information about each of these works by clicking this link: http://www.newfangledopera.org/shows/2013-shows/
University of New Orleans
The Performing Arts Center of the University of New Orleans is located on the corner of St. Anthony Ave. and Milneburg Rd. It is behind Ben Franklin High school.