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Odyssey: A Youth Opera

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

Friday, November 3, 7 pm
Saturday, November 4, 2 pm and 7 pm

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.

Bring the Kids for $1.

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.

Above: The Odyssey. Photo by Karli Cadel Photography