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Chunky in Heat


World Premiere for Experiments in Opera

Experiments in Opera and Contemporaneous present the premiere of Chunky in Heat, an opera based on a libretto by celebrated author A. M. HomesChunky in Heat tells the story of a young girl who comes of age poolside at her family’s home in the canyons of Los Angeles. Against this backdrop of privilege, she struggles to understand her place in her family and the world.  Chunky in Heat features music by Jason Cady, Paula Matthusen, Erin Rogers, Aaron Siegel, Shelley Washington and Matthew Welch. This production is directed by Alison Moritz.

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