And Here We Are

Experiments in Opera Presents

And Here We Are


Matthew Welch, Composer
Daniel Neer, Librettist


On May 6 2018, Experiments in Opera will premiere And Here We Are, the new shadow puppet opera from co-founder Matthew Welch with libretto by Daniel Neer. This 75-minute work for 4 vocal soloists and mixed ensemble will be staged using an updated take on traditional Javanese shadow puppetry and will feature Welch’s long-time ensemble Blarvuster with Mantra Percussion. And Here We Are is based on the memoirs of Matthew’s great uncle Edgar, and is being developed with director and designer Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew.

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Event Detail

May 6, 2018 7:00 pm
May 6, 2018 7:00 pm


Experiments in Opera