Sunday, June 1, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
HK Gruber, Composer
Alan Gilbert, Conductor
Doug Fitch, Director/Designer
Giants Are Small, Production
In collaboration with The Juilliard School
Lauren Snouffer, Soprano
Brenda Patterson, Mezzo-Soprano
Carlton Ford, Baritone
Alexander Lewis, Tenor
Kevin Burdette, Bass
A rollicking tale of social expectations and aspirations from the brilliant creative duo Alan Gilbert (New York Philharmonic) and Doug Fitch (Giants Are Small), this humorous opera explores life in excess, all set in the imaginative world of the heroine pig, Gloria.
Tickets to this event include Museum admission.
$1 tickets for kids (ages 7–16) are available for this concert. Children must be accompanied by an adult purchasing a full-price ticket (maximum three children's tickets per paying adult).
Above: Bill Traylor (American 1854-1957). Black Pig
, ca. 1939-42. Gouache and pencil on cardboard; 11 x 16 5/8 in. (27.9 x 42.2 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Charles E. and Eugenia C. Shannon, 2001 (2001.686.3)
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