Opera Orlando presents:
The Secret River Piano Workshop
April 24, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get a sneak peek into the development of this new work, Opera Orlando’s first commissioned opera. The Piano Workshop is open to the public and FREE to all. RSVP required, as seating is limited.
Music by Stella Sung with a libretto by Mark Campbell
Based on the book by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Sung in English.
The workshop will present selections of the this work in progress with an estimated run time of 60 minutes and no intermission.
The Secret River is Opera Orlando’s first commissioned new work based on the young adult book of the same name by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. A Pulitzer prize- winning author, Ms. Rawlings was well known for her novel, The Yearling, and several other writings that chronicled her experiences living in and around Central Florida. Her young adult book,The Secret River, was published posthumously in 1955 and subsequently awarded a Newbery Honor Book Award.
Due to COVID-19 additional restrictions and protocols may also be implemented closer to the show to insure the safety of the audience, cast, and crew.