O p e r a
The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four and Five
|An opera by Philip Glass in two acts, for orchestra, chorus and soloists.|
Libretto by Doris Lessing based on her novel of the same name,
translated into German by Saskia M. Wesnigk.
Commissioned by the State Government of Baden-Württemberg
and the Cement Corporation of Heidelberg, Germany.
First premiered in Heidelberg, Germany on 10 May, 1997.
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- June 7, 9 & 10, 2001: in a new production directed by Harry Silverstein and music conducted by Robert Kaminskas at DePaul University, Merle Reskin Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Also see the novel: