New York Premiere
Ben Moore, composer
Kelley Rourke, librettist
Eric Sean Fogel, director/choreographer
Brian Vu, baritone
Meroe Khalia Adeeb, soprano
Members of the Young People's Chorus of New York City
Francisco Núñez, conductor
From bloodthirsty monsters to enticing sirens, Odysseus faces down every obstacle imaginable as he sails home from war in this one-hour opera retelling Homer's epic tale. First commissioned by The Glimmerglass Festival, this all-new production features visuals from The Met's extensive collection of Greek art and artifacts. A hero's journey for all ages.
The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium
Tickets start at $50, ages 5 and up.
Odyssey: A Youth Opera was commissioned by and premiered at The Glimmerglass Festival in 2015.
Tickets to this event include Museum admission during open hours.