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Go behind the scenes as the artists you love join OPERA America President/CEO Marc A. Scorca in fascinating discussions, sharing stories from their careers and exploring the field of opera.

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Attendees are invited to a casual reception following each event.



David Henry Hwang, librettist and playwright
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Described by Time magazine as "the first important dramatist of American public life since Arthur Miller," David Henry Hwang is the author of such plays as M. Butterfly, Chinglish, Yellow Face, Kung Fu, Golden Child and The Dance and the Railroad. He is also America's most-produced living opera librettist, working with composers Philip Glass, Osvaldo Golijov, Bright Sheng, Unsuk Chin, Huang Ruo and Howard Shore. Hwang is a Tony Award winner and three-time nominee, a three-time OBIE Award winner, and a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.


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Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: The National Opera Center
330 Seventh Avenue (at 29th Street)
Tickets: $10 for members
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David Henry Hwang, Librettist and Playwright
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
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Thursday, March 16, 2017
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