Kate Soper

🌹 🌹🌹 The Romance of the Rose🌹🌹🌹

Roman de La Rose, Harley Manuscript, c.1500

🌹An opera in two acts and two epilogues🌹
🌹Book and music by Kate Soper🌹

Inspired by the bizarre and audacious 13th Century poem by Guillaume de Loris and Jean de Meun, The Romance of the Rose mixes medieval and contemporary allegory to dramatize the ways in which love, sex, and music wreak havoc on our sense of self.

Expected premiere spring 2020
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