The Falling and the Rising

Midtown Opera Festival:

The Falling & the Rising

Libretto Reading & Feedback Session


When & Where

Monday, April 3  |  7:00 pm
Playhouse on the Square  


All are invited to hear and respond to a libretto reading for "The Falling and the Rising", an new opera co-commisioned by Opera Memphis, San Diego Opera, and the US Army Field Band.  The opera, with libretto by Memphis playwright Jerre Dye, is based on interviews with injured veterans and patients at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

Members of the military community are especially welcome to attend and provide their feedback.