Fallujah is a chamber opera from Canadian composer Tobin Stokes and Iraqi-American librettist Heather Raffo is inspired by USMC Sergeant Christian Ellis’s tour of duty and subsequent struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder. The first opera written about the Iraq War, its 2016 premiere by Long Beach Opera was praised by the LA Times for “bringing awareness through heightened emotion in ways only opera can.”
Veterans are invited to attend the dress rehearsal for free on November 17, 1pm and join the reception to follow with the cast and crew.
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New York, NY 10036
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