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Community Conversation: The Kaiser of Atlantis

Community Conversation: The Kaiser of Atlantis
Oct 06 2020 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Community Conversation: The Kaiser of Atlantis

Date: October 6

Time: 5 PM- 6 PM

Cost: Free RSVP Required


Join Atlanta favorite Lois Reitzes, host of WABE’s City Lights, in conversation with The Atlanta Opera’s General & Artistic Director, Tomer Zvulun as they discuss the Opera’s upcoming production of The Kaiser of Atlantis.

A partnership between The Breman Museum and The Atlanta Opera, the free virtual discussion will focus on Viktor Ullmann’s critically acclaimed chamber opera, which was written in 1943 in the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Before his death at Auschwitz, Ullmann gave the score to a colleague, and the opera remained unperformed until 1975.

The Opera will perform this work in its entirety in a new production opening on October 23rd.

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