HGO Digital: The Snowy Day Project
Join us for a special documentary film about composer Joel Thompson and librettist Andrea Davis Pinkney’s new opera, The Snowy Day, based on the beloved children’s book by Jack Ezra Keats.
The world premiere of composer Joel Thompson and librettist Andrea Davis Pinkney’s new opera, based on the beloved children’s book by Jack Ezra Keats, has been delayed, but audiences can enjoy a video presentation on the work, which shares the heartwarming story of Peter, a young boy exploring New York City on a snowy day—who is also the first Black American protagonist of a mainstream children’s book.
Viewers will enjoy an intimate view of the development process for the new work, featuring exclusive interviews and footage from workshops and rehearsals. The documentary’s spotlightView more
The Snowy Day Project is free for the public to view and will be available on Thursday, December 10th, at 7:30 p.m.
Watch it online: HGO’s digital season is available on HGO’s website and viewable using your computer, tablet, or smartphone. All you need to do is log in to your HGO.org account and navigate back to this page on Thursday, December 10th, at 7:30 p.m.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Dec 10, 2020 at 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm (Thu)