Education of the Girlchild; an opera (Part 1)

February 7 – 25, 1979

Alternate Title Meredith Monk: Education of the Girlchild, Part 1
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description This performance in the Lepercq Space featured the presentation of one of Meredith Monk’s signature early works, Education of the Girlchild. A poetic work conjuring cycles of growth and transmutation by exploring female/male archetypes, Education of the Girlchild: an opera was awarded first prize in musical theater at the Venice Biennale in 1975.
Identifier 1979s.01728
VenueAdam E. Max Gathering Space (Lepercq Space, Ballroom, BAM Cafe)
top billingMeredith Monk