Announcing On Site Opera’s Summer 2014 Offerings
Rameau’s 1748 Pygmalion is widely considered one of his greatest one-acts. The sculptor Pygmalion creates a statue to which he professes his love, and which he asks Venus to bring to life. L’Amour (Cupid) arrives to praise Pygmalion’s artistry and faith in love, and animates the statue. The new production will dig deeper into the themes and lessons inherent in the myth.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 7:30pm
Gala Performance at Madame Tussauds New York
234 W 42nd St., New York, NY 10036
Tickets: $100.00. Click here to purchase!
Tickets include full admission to the wax attraction before the opera and a post-performance wine reception with the cast.
Friday, June 20, 2014 and
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 7:30pm
152 West. 25th St., New York, NY 10001
Tickets: $35. Click here to purchase!
Cast & Creative Team:
Pygmalion: Marc Molomot, tenor
Cephise: Emalie Savoy, soprano
L’Amour: Justine Aronson, soprano
La Statue: Ava Pine, soprano
Conductor: Jennifer Peterson
Stage Director: Eric Einhorn
Choreographer: Jordan Isadore
Costume Designer: Candida K. Nichols
Accompanied by New Vintage Baroque
Chaslin himself will conduct and Eric Einhorn will direct a cast including Alyson Cambridge (soprano) as Clarimonde, Aaron Blake (tenor) as Romualdo, Louis Otey (baritone) as Bishop Serapion and Clayton Mathews (bass-baritone) as The Maker.