Events

Afterword, an Opera premieres at the MCA

Edlis Neeson Theater at the MCA Chicago, 220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago IL 60611

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An MCA Stage New Works Initiative presented in association with The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry at the University of Chicago

Oct 16–17, 2015 / 7:30p

Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago / Box Office 312.397.4010 or purchase online.

 

Mellon fellows George Lewis, Catherine Sullivan, and Sean Griffin have joined forces with the trail-blazing new music group, the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), to fashion a multimedia opera that functions not as a history of the AACM, but as a “Bildungsoper”--a coming-of age opera of ideas, positionality, and testament.  

Read more about the opera here, and the collaborative fellowship from which it developed here.