El Niño

March 20, 2003, March 22, 2003

Premiere New York Premiere
Production Language English;Spanish
Country of Origin United States
Description John Adams' magnificent new staged oratorio celebrates the Nativity with an awe-inspiring assemblage of music, voice, text, dance, and a silent film
by Peter Sellars. An astounding group of musicians, choruses, and soloists-including Dawn Upshaw, Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, and Willard White-bring forth this "major musical revelation" (San Francisco Chronicle).
Identifier 2003s.00758