chamber opera

The Sleeping Thousand, an opera by Israeli composer Adam Maor with the libretto by Yonatan Levy, was premiered at the prestigious Aix-en-Provence opera festival in southern France this month.(festival-aix.com)

Hebrew opera takes on Israeli-Palestinian conflict at French festival

By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Aix-en-provence, France
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2019 06:57 PM IST
The chamber opera, which lasts one hour, won critical praise, with the Le Monde daily saying Maor and Levy had “created a singular universe - one which is seductive and provocative and mixes a political fable, philosophical tale and a fictional parable - around the intractable Israeli-Palestinian conflict”.
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