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Ausrine Stundyte as Cio-Cio-San, Elizabeth Janes as Butterfly’s child and Sarah Larsen as Suzuki in Seattle Opera's production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly. Photo by Elise Bakketun.
North American Works Directory Listing
Summer
Stephen Paulus
Joan Vail Thorne
Joel Revzen (Artistic Director & Conductor)
Mary Duncan (Stage Director)
Margaret Lattimore (Charity Royall)
Michael Chioldi (Lucius Harney)
John Cheek (Lawyer Royall)
Matthew Lau (Liff Hyatt)
Joanna Johnston (Miss Hatchard)
Emily Lodine (Verena Marsh)
Jane Jennings (Ally Hawes)
Mark Schowalter (Reverend Miles)
Michaela Gurevich (Annabel Balch)
August 28, 1999
Berkshire Opera Company
The novel's heroine, eighteen-year-old Charity Royall, is bored in the small town of North Dormer and ignorant of desire until she meets a visiting architect, Lucius Harney. Like the lush summer of the Berkshires around them, their romance is shimmering and idyllic, but its consequences are harsh and real. Wharton's prose, her raw depiction of the mountain community where Charity was born, the intrusion into Charity's bedroom by her guardian, Lawyer Royall, and Charity's rites of passage into adulthood elevate Summer into a study of society, nature, and human needs.
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2 fl, 1 ob, 2 cl, 1 bsn - 2 hrn, 1 tpt, 1 tbn(btbn) - timp, 2 perc, hp - str(6 vln1, 5 vln2, 3 vla, 3 vc, 1 db)
Opera
Schott Helicon Music
http://www.stephenpaulus.com
http://www.schott-music.com
Schedule of Performances Listings
Summer (Paulus)
Wednesday, June 19, 2002 - Center for Contemporary Opera

Summer 2014 Magazine Issue
  • Summer Apprenticeships
  • Opera Tours for Board Members
  • My First Opera by Speight Jenkins
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