“SAID RAT IS DEAD, SIR.”
MUSIC BY KEVIN PUTS
LIBRETTO BY MARK CAMPBELL
IN ENGLISH WITH
1 Hour 30 Minutes
July 25, 30 & Aug 7
Elizabeth Cree is a thrilling new opera by composer Kevin Puts and librettist MarkCampbell, the Pulitzer Prize-winning team
who created Silent Night. The opera merges murder with the music hall, Gothic thriller with Dickensian romance, fiction with fact,
and features special appearances by historical luminaries George Gissing, Dan Leno, and Karl Marx.
Based on the novel, "The Trial of Elizabeth Cree" by Peter Ackroyd.
J. Raymond Meyers