Joby Talbot’s opera Everest at The Dallas Opera
2nd December 2014
Everest is the first opera composed by Joby Talbot. With a libretto by Gene Scheer (Moby-Dick), the work will be premiered at The Dallas Opera. Everest confronts the tragic events surrounding an ill-fated Everest expedition with a cast that includes tenor Andrew Bidlack, mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, bass Kevin Burdette, and baritone Craig Verm. This eagerly anticipated Dallas Opera world premiere will be conducted by Nicole Paiement and staged by Moby-Dick director Leonard Foglia, with stunning visuals designed by Elaine J. McCarthy.
Dates: Jan 30 | February 1, 4 & 7