Sunday, March 10, 2013
World Premiere of Curtis Bryant's opera THE SECRET AGENT
Atlanta's Capitol City Opera Company will stage the world premiere of THE SECRET AGENT, an opera based on the 1907 novel by Joseph Conrad with music by Atlanta composer Curtis Bryant and libretto by New York forensic psychiatrist Allen Reichman. Performances will be at the Conant Performing Arts Center on the Oglethorpe University campus on March 15-17. The production directed by Michael Nutter with musical direction by Catherine Giel will feature a performing ensemble of nine principals, a chorus, and an 18 piece chamber orchestra. Atlanta baritone Wade Thomas stars in the role of Verloc (the secret agent) with soprano Elizabeth Claxton in the role of Winnie, Verloc's wife. Don't miss this engaging performance!!!