October 9, 1980
Madame Adare
Composer:Stanley Silverman
Librettist:Richard Foreman
Synopsis
Psychiatrist Dr. Hoffman refuses to give Madame Adare further treatment unless she pays her past bills. She becomes angry and tries to shoot him. Diaghilev persuades her of the glory of the stage so so she becomes an opera singer. After she has become successful she returns to pay Hoffman but he refuses saying her mental condition is what enables her to sing so well. She becomes angry and shoots him.

Title Information

All information is derived from OPERA America's Season Schedule of Performances and titles databases which date back to 1991. OPERA America is constantly updating this data. If you feel that a work or an artist has been omitted or that information is incorrect, please use the linked forms below.
Title Information Form
Artist Information Form

Number of Acts
1

Musical Style
Similar to Weill's style of musical theater

Original Cast
Carol Gutknecht (Madame Adare)
Richard Cross (Dr. Hoffman)
James Billings (Agent)
Harris Poor (Devil)
Nico Castel (Diaghilev)
David Rae Smith (Interviewer)
Lewis White (Director)



THE ORGANIZATION RESOURCES
THE NATIONAL OPERA CENTER EVENTS FACILITIES AND SERVICES
BECOME A MEMBER MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES
SUPPORT OPERA AMERICA
RESOURCES
To have your company’s photos included in the header rotation, send photos that are at least 1200px wide and 550px tall to Webmaster@operaamerica.org. Please note that submission of photos does not guarantee inclusion.
All OPERA America facilities are handicapped accessible. The National Opera Center features ground-level entry with elevators to the venue. All spaces are wheelchair accessible, and modular seating can be arranged to accommodate wheelchair users for all programs and performances. Handicapped accessible restrooms are available on all floors.
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212.796.8620 • Fax: 212.796.8621
Info@operaamerica.org

Privacy PolicyReturns Policy
Financial Statements
© Copyright 1995-2017 OPERA America Inc.

Technical issue with the website? Let us know.