The Medium
Composer: Gian Carlo Menotti
Librettist: Gian Carlo Menotti
Other Artistic Personnel: Oliver Smith (set designer)
Fabio Rieti (costume designer)
Otto Luening (conductor)
Original Cast: Claramae Turner (Madame Flora/Baba)
Evelyn Keller (Monica)
Leo Coleman (Toby)
Beverly Dame (Mrs. Gobineau)
Frank Rogier (Mr. Gobineau)
Catherine Mastice (Mrs. Nolan)
Work Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2420&St
Premiere Date: May 08, 1946
Producing Company: Columbia University
Description: Madame Flora, with the help of her daughter Monica and Toby, a mute servant, tries to cheat her clients through faked seances. She is touched herself by a hand during one of them, an occurrence she cannot explain and which drives her to insanity and murder.
Character List (Major): MONICA, daughter of Madame Flora (Soprano)
TOBY, a mute
MADAME FLORA (Baba) (Contralto)
MRS. GOBINEAU (Soprano)
MR. GOBINEAU (Baritone)
MRS. NOLAN (Mezzo-Soprano)
Length: 01:20
Total Acts: 1
Orchestration: fl, ob, cl, bsn - hrn, tpt - perc - pf 4 hands(cel) - str
Ballet/Dance: Dancer
Contact: G. Schirmer, Inc.
Address: 257 Park Avenue South, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10010
E-mail Address: pm@schirmer.com
Phone: 212-254-2100
Publisher Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2420&St
Schedule of Performances Listings
The Medium (Menotti)
Friday, October 18, 2013 - Opera Naples
The Medium (Menotti)
Saturday, July 28, 2012 - Central City Opera
The Medium (Menotti)
Thursday, November 10, 2011 - Chelsea Opera
The Medium (Menotti)
Friday, April 25, 2008 - Syracuse Opera
The Medium (Menotti)
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 - Seagle Music Colony
The Medium (Menotti)
Thursday, March 25, 2004 - OperaDelaware
The Medium (Menotti)
Saturday, April 27, 2002 - Shenandoah Opera
The Medium (Menotti)
Thursday, March 30, 2000 - Opera Theater of Pittsburgh
The Medium (Menotti)
Wednesday, November 18, 1998 - Curtis Institute of Music Opera Theatre
The Medium (Menotti)
Friday, February 20, 1998 - Moores Opera Center
The Medium (Menotti)
Friday, February 14, 1992 - Augusta Opera
The Medium (Menotti)
Friday, January 24, 1992 - Virginia Opera
THE ORGANIZATION EXPERIENCE OPERA RESOURCES
THE NATIONAL OPERA CENTER EVENTS FACILITIES AND SERVICES
BECOME A MEMBER MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES
SUPPORT OPERA AMERICA
RESOURCES
To have your company’s photos included in the header rotation, send photos that are at least 1200px wide and 550px tall to Webmaster@operaamerica.org. Please note that submission of photos does not guarantee inclusion.
All OPERA America facilities are handicapped accessible. The National Opera Center features ground-level entry with elevators to the venue. All spaces are wheelchair accessible, and modular seating can be arranged to accommodate wheelchair users for all programs and performances. Handicapped accessible restrooms are available on all floors.
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212.796.8620 • Fax: 212.796.8621
Info@operaamerica.org

Privacy PolicyReturns Policy
2015 Form 990FY16 Audited Financial Statement
© Copyright 1995-2017 OPERA America Inc.

Technical issue with the website? Let us know.