Loss of Eden
Composer: Cary John Franklin
Librettist: Michael Patrick Albano
Other Artistic Personnel: Philip Brunelle (Conductor)
Michael Patrick Albano (Director)
Karen TenEyck (Set Designer)
Mark McCullough (Lighting Designer)
Marie Anne Chiment (Costume Designer)
Original Cast: Keith Phares (Charles A. Lindbergh)
Kellie J. Van Horn (Anne)
Mark Duffin (Hauptmann)
Ann Panagulias (Anna)
Premiere Date: June 02, 2002
Producing Company: Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Description: Loss of Eden based on the story of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, seeks to amplify the human costs associated with Charles Lindbergh's 1927 transatlantic flight and the kidnapping and death of his son. The opera also examines the issues of privacy and personal sorrows played out in public forums.
Character List (Major): Anne Morrow Lindbergh (mz)
Charles Lindbergh (bar)
Anna Hauptmann (s)
Bruno Hauptmann (t)
Character List (Minor): Ensemble I/Elizabeth Morrow/Reporter (s)
Ensemble II/Charleston Singer/Reporter (s)
Ensemble III/Charleston Singer/Reporter (mz)
Ensemble IV/Charleston Singer/Reporter (mz)
Ensemble V/1st Immigrant/Priest/Reporter (t)
Ensemble VI/3rd Immigrant/Reporter/Policeman (t)
Ensemble VII/Customs Officer/Reporter (bar)
Ensemble VIII/2nd Immigrant/Minister / Reporter/Colonel Norman Schwarzkopf (bbar)
Bit Parts: Charles Lindbergh, 10 years old (mute)
Mrs. Morrow, Anne's Mother (mute)
Edward Reilly, Defense Lawyer (mute)
Reviews: Loss of Eden - Post-Dispatch Classical Music Critic 6/10/2002
Kidnapping, With Upstairs-Downstairs Theme - The New York Times 6/24/2002
Length: 01:35
Total Acts: 2
Chorus: None
Contact: Paul Kilmer, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Address: P.O. Box 191910
Saint Louis, MO 63119
E-mail Address: pkilmer@opera-stl.org
Phone: 314-961-0171
Schedule of Performances Listings
Loss of Eden (Franklin)
Sunday, June 9, 2002 - Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
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