November 22, 2017

FACE Film Premiere

NEW FEATURE LENGTH DOCUMENTARY FILMThe Face on the Barroom Floor We invite you to become a part of the legacy of Central City, the opera, and the classic American poem.

THE BAY AREA FILM PREMIERE OF…

THE FACE ON THE BARROOM FLOOR:

The poem, the place, the opera
(A Newport Classic film)
Followed by a discussion with composer Henry Mollicone

Presented by:

THE SAN JOSE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA and THE RETRO DOME

The new documentary features a complete performance of the
Central City Opera production of Henry Mollicone’s popular mini opera
The Face on the Barroom Floor under the composer’s musical direction and featuring commentary by:

 David Del Tredici
Sheldon Harnick
Erie Mills
Henry Mollicone
Julius Rudel
Gunther Schuller
Barbara Day Turner
Frederica Von Stade
…And a complete performance of the Central City Opera production of Henry Mollicone’s popular mini opera, The Face on the Barroom Floor under the composer’s musical direction.

“The audience is gripped. I found it even more gripping a second time round. It is a very skillful score” –THE NEW YORKER
– by Andrew Porter (Review of Opera)

 Sunday Sept 29 at 7:00 p.m

                         Camera 7, 1875 S. Bascom Avenue, Campbell, CA (Pruneyard)
                         SEATING IS LIMITED – BUY TICKETS EARLY ($15) at

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or Call 408 295-4416

View the trailer

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