Othello in the Seraglio:
The Tragedy of Sümbül
the Black Eunuch
An opera set in a 17th-century
Conceived and composed
by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol
Coffeehouse opera concept and script
by Robert Labaree
presented and produced by the ensemble
26 February - 2 March 2015
Click here for dates, times and locations.
To see a brief description of the circumstances surrounding this absorbing tale, click here.
To see the list of performers, their photos and their bios, click here.
To read the prefatory notes in the program book,
click here. The libretto, in Turkish and Italian
with English translations, can be found here.
Information about Ali Ufki is available here.
New date for
BLUE HERON &
(originally 2 February):
19 MARCH 2015, 7:30 pm
at Christ Church,
Zero Garden Street
For the contents of the program book,
To hear and see
the Toccata from
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