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Dead Man Walking - BUS
Wednesday, July 23 at 2:30 pm

In 2014, Central City Opera will bring Jake Heggie’s opera Dead Man Walking to the stage for eight performances opening July 5 and running through July 25.Based on the extraordinary book of the same name by Sister Helen Prejean C.S.J. (which also inspired an award-winning movie starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn), Dead Man Walking was Heggie’s first opera, with a libretto by Terrence McNally. It premiered in 2000 at the San Francisco Opera, and has since been performed numerous times across the United States and throughout Europe. "It was a triumph beyond what even its most optimistic boosters could have predicted" wrote the San Francisco Chronicle

Performed in English.
Parental advisory: Contains graphic violence, explicit language and some nudity.


Transportation by bus (from Glendale or Lakewood) is available for this performance for an additional fee.
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