MAINSTAGE OPERA: Dolores Claiborne by Tobias Picker
- 7:30 pm on Saturday, February 23, 2019
- 820 Commonwealth Avenue
- Boston University Booth Theatre
BU College of Fine Arts School of Music: Opera Institute and School of Theatre present the New England premiere of Tobias Picker’s DOLORES CLAIBORNE, a thrilling re-telling of Stephen King’s novel. • Suspected of killing Vera Donovan, her wealthy employer, Dolores Claiborne tells police the story of her life, harkening back to her disintegrating marriage and the suspicious death of her violent husband Joe St. George, thirty years earlier. - stephenking.com • Orchestral reduction co-commissioned by New York City Opera and BU School of Music Opera Institute. • February 21 – 24, 2019 • Composer: Tobias Picker Librettist: J.D. McClatchy Conductor: William Lumpkin Stage Director: Jim Petosa • $20 General Public • $15 BU Alumni, WGBH and WBUR members, senior citizens • $5 Students with valid ID • Free with BU ID, two tickets, at the door, subject to availability
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