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Two Remain (Out of Darkness)

October 22 @ 7:30 pm CDT

This moving and emotional two-act chamber opera by composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer is based on the true stories of two Holocaust survivors: In Act I, Krystyna Żywulska, assisted by ghosts of Auschwitz, shares her story of survival with a journalist. In Act II Gad Beck is haunted by his first love, the poet Manfred Lewin, who perished in Auschwitz.

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TICKETS

$35 Adults each | $10 Students each

CONCERT CONVERSATIONS | 6:30 PM

Join host Kai Swanson, conductor Ernesto Estigarribia, and director Shelley Cooper in the hall one hour prior to the performance for an informational pre-concert conversation about the work.

Shelley CooperSaul NachClaire KuttlerLily Arbisser Stephanie DocheFEATURING
Ernesto Estigarribia, conductor
Shelley Cooper, stage director
Sarah Shafer, Krystyna
Kelly Hill, Zosia
Nathaniel Sullivan, Manfred
Saul Nach, Gad Beck
Claire Kuttler, Krysia
Lily Arbisser, Mariola
Stephanie Doche, Edka
Dancers from Augustana College
Amanda Sherrill, rehearsal pianist


PRESENTED AS PART OF
Out of Darkness: Holocaust Messages for Today

SPONSORED BY

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THE SINGH FAMILY FOUNDATION
Jewish Federation of the Quad Cities

Presented by arrangement with Bent Pen Music, Inc., Publisher and copyrightholder. Bill Holab Music: Sole Agent

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Brunner Theatre, Augustana College
3750 7th Ave
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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Phone:
309.794.8055
Website:
https://www.augustana.edu/locations/brunner-theatre-center

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