Company:Chicago Opera Theater
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performance datesmatinee
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Sunday, April 30, 2017
The Perfect American
Composer: Philip Glass

Librettist: Rudolph Wurlitzer
Synopsis
An opera based on the novel Der König von Amerika by Peter Jungk, a fictionalized biography of Walt Disney during his final months, narrated by an Austrian cartoonist who worked for Disney in the 1950s. We discover Disney's delusions of immortality and get a glimpse into his private life.

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