TIGHTROPE – AN ELECTROPERA (2016/2017)

TIGHTROPE – AN ELECTROPERA (2016/2017)

Libretto by Tatiana Wechsler

About: TIGHTROPE was developed as part of Artists‘ Beit Midrash at the Town and Village Synagogue in New York. The piece is based on Ecclesiastes and is set as a conversation that Kohelet and one of his wives have before he writes the text.

History of Development: 

  • First presentation on October 19th, 2016 at the Town and Village Synagogue, New York

Music directed: Peter Michael von der Nahmer
Cast:                                                                                                
WIFE: Tatiana Wechsler
KING. Raji Ahsan
Backing Vocals: Ruthy Froch

  • Revised version premiered: January 12, 2017 at the Actor’s Temple, New York.

Music directed: Peter Michael von der Nahmer
Cast:                                                                                               
WIFE: Tatiana Wechsler
KING. Raji Ahsan
Backing Vocals: Ruthy Froch