Minnesota Opera Premieres New Bolcom Opera

Minnesota Opera will present the world premiere performance of William Bolcom’s fourth major opera, Dinner at Eight, on March 11th (repeating March 16th, 18th & 19th). A blending of American musical theater and opera, Bolcom’s new work follows the business intrigues and romantic entanglements that unfold during a Manhattan socialite’s dinner party.

Libretto: Mark Campbell
Duration: 120′
Commission: Commissioned through Minnesota Opera’s New Works Initiative

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