Komachi at Sekidera
, a Noh-inspired mini-opera by Alice Shields
, will be performed Tuesday, Dec.1, 2015 at 7:30 pm
at OPERA AMERICA, 330 Seventh Avenue, NYC (between w.28th & 29th St.)
Performers will include Martha Cluver, soprano, Sarah Carrier, alto flute & Mayuko Matsuda, koto.
Costume design: Camilla Huey; Costume Assistant Nicole Rauscher; Lighting: Seth Tillet.
Admission is $20, reception included. For tickets contact SMARTTIX at 212-868-4444
or purchase online here - or, visit the box office on the night of the concert.
The concert, entitled "THAT CERTAIN AGE" is a program of short operas about aging with grace and humor, produced by The Aviva Players, Kindred Spirits & New York Women Composers, and will also include works by Mira Spektor, Seymor Barab, Anne Phillips, Haim Elisha & Mario Fratti.
"Komachi at Sekidera" by Alice Shields is based on the Japanese Noh play, "Sekidera Komachi" by Kanze Motokiyo Zeame (1363-1443).