Second Stage: Myths and Hymns

Second Stage: Myths and Hymns

April 25–28, 2024

Summary

In his song cycle, Myths & Hymns, Guettel paints an emotional landscape of faith and yearning that embraces a boundless spectrum of ideology and spirituality. The lyrics were inspired by Greek mythology and a 19th Century Presbyterian hymnal; the musical vocabulary sweeps from romantic art song and rock to Latin, gospel and R&B. Myths & Hymns elucidates our fantastic desire to transcend earthly bounds, our intrinsic need to connect with something or someone greater in our restless search for enlightenment.

Performance Dates & Times

Thursday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 27 at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 27 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 28 at 2:30 p.m.

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Content Warning

Please be advised that this production may contain triggering content.

Additional Information

Music and Lyrics by Adam Guettel
Directed by Jenni Barber