The World Premiere of The Leopard
Mar 5, 2022 & Mar 6, 2022 - at 3:00 PM - English
The World Premiere of The Leopard: Frost Opera Theater and Frost Symphony Orchestra.
- Music by Michael Dellaira and Libretto by J.D. McClatchy
- Gerard Schwarz, conductor
- Alan Johnson, music director
- Jeffrey Buchman, stage director
- Kim Josephson, baritone; Robynne Redmon, mezzo-soprano; Frank Ragsdale, tenor
A world premiere opera presented in Frost Opera Theater and Frost Symphony Orchestra's inaugural appearance at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. The Leopard, by composer Michael Dellaira and librettist J.D. McClatchy, was adapted from Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa’s internationally acclaimed novel Il Gattopardo and made famous with the film version starring Burt Lancaster (1963 Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or winner). Conducted by Maestro Gerard Schwarz, this production features faculty baritone Kim Josephson in the title role, sharing the stage with Frost students, alumni, and faculty.
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW 211 ST, Cutler Bay, FL 33189 (Map)