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(SOLD OUT) Opera Fusion: New Works - Castor and Patience

  • Music Hall's Wilks Studio 1241 Elm Street Cincinnati, OH 45202 (map)

Please note: This event has reached capacity, and tickets are no longer available.

Cincinnati Opera and CCM Opera's joint Opera Fusion: New Works program presents excerpts from Castor and Patience with music by composer Gregory Spears and a libretto by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith. The new work tells the story of African American cousins who find themselves at odds over the fate of a historic parcel of land they have inherited in the American South. Castor and Patience has been commissioned by Cincinnati Opera in honor of the company’s 100th Anniversary Season in 2020.

Tickets: Admission to the public performance is free, but seating is very limited and reservations are required. For tickets, order online or call (513) 241-2742. Limit 2 tickets per household.

Gregory Spears

Gregory Spears

Tracy K. Smith

Tracy K. Smith

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