october, 2020

23oct12:00 pmThe Secret Diaries of Pennsylvania Avenuean opera pastiche with music by W. A. Mozart


Event Details

Renegade Opera presents a virtual and interactive opera-pastiche, The Secret Diaries of Pennsylvania Avenue, a series of scenes devised from an original adaptation of W.A. Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito. Our immersive adaptation of Mozart’s classic opera is set in the White House, in the year 2028. President Tito and her administration are under investigation. Peruse the online archive of personal files on the president’s allies and enemies. Each case file includes a video performance of a recontextualized Mozart aria and a piece of evidence (an email, text message, to-do list, or letter).

Explore Renegade Opera’s virtual show and uncover the truth for yourself here: http://www.renegadeopera.org

Performers include Madeline Ross, Erin Walker, Sadie Gregg, Joannah Ball, Bailey Snelgrove, Lindsey Johnson, Marianne Sadee, Allison Knotts, Leslie Hassberg, Colin Shepard, Sequoia, Elliot Menard, and Dylan Aguayo, with musical direction by Danielle Jagelski, and dramatic direction by Joellen Sweeney, based on an original operatic adaptation of Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito by Leo Balkovetz.


(Friday) 12:00 pm