Lilith
Composer: Deborah Drattell
Librettist: David Steven Cohen
Other Artistic Personnel: Anne Bogart (Director)
George Manahan (Conductor)
John Conklin (Set Designer)
James Schuette (Costume Designer)
Christopher Akerlind (Lighting Designer)
Celeste Montemarano (Supertitles)
Kate Carroll (Assistant Costume Designer)
Original Cast: Marcus DeLoach (Son/Serpent)
Lauren Flanigan (Eve)
Dana Beth Miller (Daughter/Wind)
Beth Clayton (Lilith)
Tom Nelis (Seer Guardian)

SITI Company : Bondo, Danyon Davis, Lizzy Cooper Davis, Christopher Healy, Donnie Mather, Lisa Mercer, Tom Nelis, Barney O'Hanlon, Amy Lynn Sevick, Magin Schantz, Robert Wells Youngs
Premiere Date: November 11, 2001
Producing Company: New York City Opera
Description: In some tellings Lilith is thought to have been the first wife of Adam, created like him from dust and therefore his equal. But recoiling at her passive marital and sexual role, Lilith storms off, embittered, becoming an underworld avenger who saps the seed of sleeping men to procreate child demons. Meanwhile God creates Eve from Adam's rib, thereby ensuring woman's subservience.

Lilith, the opera, is a haunting contemporary parable in which, after Adam's death, Lilith and Eve become fierce competitors, the ex-wife and the widow.

Taken from Anthony Tommasini's review in The New York Times
Character List (Major): Lilith (mz)
Eve (s)
Daughter (s)
Son (bar)
Character List (Minor): Seer/Guardian (speaking)
Length: 01:15
Total Acts: 3
Chorus: AGMA minimum 20
Contact: Subito Music Publishing.
Address: 60 Depot Street
Verona, NJ 07044
E-mail Address: mail@subitomusic.com
Phone: (973) 857-3440
Publisher Web Site: http://www.subitomusic.com
Schedule of Performances Listings
Lilith (Drattell)
Sunday, November 11, 2001 - New York City Opera
Lilith (Drattell)
Sunday, August 16, 1998 - Glimmerglass Festival
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