The Red Silk Thread
An Opera Studio presentation
The premiere of an opera by Stella Sung, with libretto by Ernest Hilbert. The opera is based on stories of Marco Polo at the court of Kublai Khan. Directed by Robert Swedberg; Kathryn Goodson, Music Director; Yaniv Segal, Conductor. Presented as a Green Opera production in collaboration with the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan. There will be a pre-concert lecture entitled Mongolian Folk Musical Traditions in an Era of Globalization by Professor Peter Marsh at 4:30-6 pm on April 11 at Stamps Auditorium.