Brian Schober's opera/monodrama White Witch will be performed at Roulette in Brooklyn on December 8 at 8 p.m. as part of the World Music/Interpretations Series. This work was premiered two years ago at Symphony Space. Based on a libretto by Joan Ross Sorkin, White Witch presents a story of voodoo, murder, and revenge, scored for soprano and percussion. Based on the 19th century Jamaican legend of Annie Palmer, a white woman notoriously known as “The White Witch of Rose Hall.
If you did not catch it then, or would like to see it again, this is your chance! The title role will be sung by Blythe Gaissert with percussion accompaniment by Jared Soldiviero.
Roulette is located at 509 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn and is convenient to many transit lines. Tickets are $20 general and $15 members, students and seniors. Venue information here.