We Wear the Sea Like a Coat Premiere March 3-6, 2022

Hoerner Theatre, Ithaca College Tickets on Sale Now! https://tickets.ithaca.edu/events Opera Ithaca and Ithaca College announce the world premiere of We Wear the Sea Like a Coat, with music by Sally Lamb McCune and a libretto by Yvonne Gray and Rachel Lampert. The co-production runs March 3-6, 2022 at the Hoerner Theater, Dillingham Center, Ithaca College. Thursday-Saturday shows start at 8 pm. The Sunday matineé is at 2 pm. We Wear the Sea Like a Coat tells the contemporary story of …

Inside the Creative Process

Opera Ithaca’s Inside the Creative Process invites the Ithaca community to be immersed in the creative process of a work-in-progress  opera. Building on Opera Ithaca’s established commitment to presenting the works of female composers on every season, Inside the Creative Process is currently focusing on the development of We Wear the Sea Like a Coat (Working Title) by Sally Lamb McCune and librettists Rachel Lampert and Yvonne Gray. The community is invited to attend libretto and musical readings and provide feedback to …

Upcoming and Recent Performances

3/2/22-3/6/22 WE WEAR THE SEA LIKE A COAT  – a New Opera (Libretto by Yvonne Gray and Rachel Lampert): Dillingham Theatre, Ithaca College, Ithaca NY Box office opens Feb 21. https://www.ithaca.edu/2021-2022-season 11/21/21 HIGH WATER RISING: United States Coast Guard Band CANCELLED 6/6/20-6/7/20 “The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls” (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow);  “Crossing” (Philip Booth): Tapestry Singers, Newcastle, ME. Beth Preston, director. CANCELLED 4/3/20 HIGH WATER RISING: University of Minnesota Wind Ensemble, Betsy McCann, conductor. CANCELLED 3/24/20 HIGH WATER RISING: Cincinnati …