Death and A Knight
Kurt Rohde Never was a knight…a singspiel told in vignettes from Cervantes’ Don Quixote for Tenor and Small Ensemble – WEST COAST PREMIERE
Kurt Rohde Death With Interruptions…opera based on the novel by José Saramago with libretto by Thomas Laqueur. – New Production with original cast
Left Coast presents a double feature: The West Coast premiere of Never was a knight... Kurt Rohde’s new work about the interior life of Don Quixote. PLUS A new production of Kurt Rohde and Tom Laqueur’s Death With Interruptions. In this tale by José Saramago, death falls in love with a cellist. Difficult and fascinating complications ensue. The original production sold out two weeks in advance. Don’t miss these two 21st century masterpieces.
Doors open an hour before concerts. Open seating.