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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.
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Gertrude Stein Invents a Jump Early On
William Banfield
He has composed nine symphonies, six symphonic concertos, five operas, music for ballet, musicals, chorus, chamber ensembles, jazz ensembles, and song cycles for voice and keyboard. An associate professor of music, Banfield holds the Endowed Chair in Humanities and Arts at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Karren La Londe Alenier
Author of five collections of poetry, including Looking for Divine Transportation, winner of the 2002 Towson University Prize for Literature. Her poetry and fiction have been published in such magazines as: the MISSISSIPPI REVIEW, JEWISH CURRENTS, and POET LORE.
Michael Deegan and Sarah G. Conly (Set Designers)
Marija Djordjevic (Costume Designer)
Nancy Rhodes (Collaborating Dramaturg/Director)
Izzy Einsidler (Lighting Designer)
John Yaffe (Conductor)
Eve Gigliotti (Gertrude Stein)
Rosalie Sullivan (Alice B. Toklas)
Justin Vickers (Leo Stein)
http://www.steinopera.com
June 15, 2005
Encompass New Opera Theatre
Exploring the question of genius and the artist facing her critics including her art-critic brother Leo, this opera presents three tableaux of Gertrude Stein's life.
01:30
1
fl, asax, ssax, pf, perc, 2 vln, vc, db
lyrical classical music with jazz infusion
Nancy Rhodes, Encompass New Opera Theatre
138 South Oxford Street, Suite 1A
Brooklyn, NY 11217
encompassopera@yahoo.com
718-398-4675
http://www.billbanfield.com
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Gertrude Stein Invents a Jump Early On (Banfield)
Wednesday, June 15, 2005 - Encompass New Opera Theatre

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