World Premiere Fallujah Tobin Stokes A story of war, hope and healing.

Samedi, Mars 12, 2016
Titre de l'événement: World Premiere Fallujah Tobin Stokes A story of war, hope and healing.
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  • Venue / Location: Army National Guard 854 E 7th Street Long Beach, CA 90813
  • Temps: 8:00pm
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  • Lien externe: www.longbeachopera.org
  • Compositeur : Tobin Stokes
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March 12-20, 2016

World Premiere Fallujah Tobin Stokes A story of war, hope and healing.

Composed by Tobin Stokes
Libretto by Heather Raffo
Story Consultant Christian Ellis

The first opera about the Iraq war experience is inspired by the life and work of US Marine, Christian Ellis, Fallujah follows mothers and sons as they search for hope and healing in the aftermath of a war that changed their relationships forever.The opera provides a glimpse inside real hearts and minds before and after one of the Iraq War’s biggest battles. The result is an inspiring, mind-opening, and moving opera by Canadian composer, Tobin Stokes and award-winning Iraqi American playwright, Heather Raffo.

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