Upcoming Performances

June 28th and 29th, 2019 at 7 PM
June 30th at 5 PM

World Premiere of “The Priestess of Morphine” by Rossa Crean, libretto by Aiden Feltkamp
Katherine Bruton as Marie-Madeleine

International Museum of Surgical Sciences
Chicago, IL

Marie-Madeleine’s writings, being “contrary to societal standards on morality,” were burned, her identity secret, until the Nazis found her out as a Jewish Baroness poet with a longstanding addiction to morphine. This piece explores Marie-Madeleine as both woman and writer in a new piece for two sopranos and chamber orchestra by Rossa Crean and Aiden Feltkamp, sung by Katherine Bruton and soprano Jessie Lyons.

Tickets are available at the door for $25.

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