Music by William Bolcom
Libretto by Mark Campbell
Based on the play by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
Sung in the original English with projected text over the stage.
An invitation to a sophisticated Manhattan dinner party proves to be a recipe for disaster. Based on the comedy-drama that spawned an all-star classic film, this new opera, premiered in 2017, lovingly pays homage to the Broadway of the 1930s and boasts a large cast of memorable characters.