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JUNE 2022
Berkshire Opera Festival Announces Three Decembers
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BERKSHIRE OPERA FESTIVAL

Brian Garman & Jonathon Loy, Co-Founders • Abigail Rollins, Executive Director

 

opens its '22 summer season at PS21 in Chatham NY with a
captivating 90-minute American chamber opera about family:

Three Decembers

Music by Jake Heggie • Libretto by Gene Scheer
Based on a play by Terrence McNally

Conducted by Christopher James Ray in a new production by Beth Greenberg

The story follows a family (a famous Broadway actress and her two adult children)
through 3 decades—1986, 1996, 2006—as they grapple with
AIDS, addiction, dysfunction, and deceit 

Starring a cast of three:
Mezzo ADRIANA ZABALA as Madeline Mitchell
Soprano MONICA DEWEY as Beatrice
Baritone THEO HOFFMAN as Charlie

Thursday, July 21, 7:30pm
Saturday, July 23, 1pm

Performed in residence at PS21's open-air Pavilion Theater,
the "Hudson Valley outpost of the avant-garde" (NYT)
in Chatham, NY

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