The Faculty of Music's student composers turn their talents to satire, with an adaptation of Lysistrata, based upon Aristophanes’ anti-war comedy penned in 411 BC. This contemporary reimagining boasts an acerbic modern libretto coupled with gender fluidity.
Lysistrata by the U of T Opera Student Composers Collective
Libretto by Michael Patrick Albano
In English with English Surtitles
90-minute run time, no intermission
In person: MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park, Toronto / Livestream: Faculty of Music YouTube
This performance is made possible in part by a generous gift from Dianne W. Henderson.