West Coast Premiere of Philip Glass' opera, The Fall of the House of Usher
Music Composed (1987) by Philip Glass
Libretto by Arthur Yorinks, based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe
Ghostly. Mysterious. Chilling. Long Beach Opera presents Philip Glass' The Fall of the House of Usher at the Warner Grand, San Pedro Jan. 27 and Feb. 2-3. Enter Poe's eerie world where the border separating the real and the supernatural is blurred. Glass' haunting and suspenseful music provides the soundscape for this journey to the edge of madness. Visit http://www.longbeachopera.org for tickets and information about the rest of our season or call (562) 432-5934.
Conducted by Andreas Mitisek
Directed by Ken Cazan
Starring Suzan Hanson, Ryan MacPherson, Lee Gregory, Jonathan Mack, Nick Shelton
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W 6th Street, San Pedro, CA. 90731
Sun, Jan 27 at 2 PM
Sat, Feb 2 at 8 PM
Sun Feb 3 at 2 PM
Prices range from $29 to $160. Reduced prices are offered to subscribers. First-time subscribers receive a 50% discount on season tickets. Purchase tickets by calling LBO Ticket Services at 562-432-5934 or by going online to the LBO website: www.longbeachopera.org/tickets.
Long Beach Opera
Founded in 1979, Long Beach Opera is the oldest operatic producing company in the Los Angeles and Orange County regions. Its unconventional repertoire has included works from opera's earliest beginnings to modern avant-garde compositions.