(2006) Mime Opera

Work Description

With an homage to: Composer John White
Published by: Noutefabrik
Category: Opera (Mime)
Year Composed: 2006
Duration: 75 min
Orchestration: 8 mimes. Instrumentation: ghca, vl, vla, vc, db, autohp, waterphone, 2 fl, afl, bfl, SATB recoders, ob, cl, bcl, tpt, tmb, hn, euph., tb, 4 perc, ‘machine’, Wurlitzer el. pf, i-pod, newspaper, tamtam, radio
Availability: Purchase DVD
First performance:
– Run of six sold out performances at The Space/London 16-19.11.06.
Staged. Created, composed, produced and directed by Catherine Kontz. Scenography and Costume Design by Ellan Parry. Lighting by Kristina Hjelm. Conducted by Emily Wilkins.

Released on DVD in October 2007.