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Mazzoli's Breaking the Waves: Opéra Comique

About the Event

Inspired by Lars von Trier's movie of the same name, this opera tells a story of faith and love lead the heroine to swim against her community’s moral standards.

Opera in three acts. Music by Missy Mazzoli. Libretto by Royce Vavrek. Created in 2016 at the Philadelphia Opera.

Cast / Production

Musical direction, Mathieu Romano

Staging direction, Tom Morris

With Sydney Mancasola, Jarrett Ott, Wallis Giunta, Susan Bullock, Elgan Llŷr Thomas

Choir Aedes
Orchestre de chambre de Paris

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