Premiering on October 25, 2015 at 6 PM
at the National Arts Club

 
Honorees of 2014 Gala:
Joel Grey Sheldon & Jeanine
JOEL GREY,
TONY AND ACADEMY AWARD WINNING ACTOR
SHELDON HARNICK & JEANINE TESORI,
2015 TONY AWARD-WINNING
COMPOSER OF FUN HOME, AT OUR FALL GALA

Stay tuned for our special announcement of this year’s honorees!


Premiering on January 28, 2016 at 8 PM
at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

With music by Charles Fussell and libretto by Jack Larson and
multi-media elements, it weaves a modern mythic tale, exploring the nature
of the universe, life purpose, science and even religion --
through the eyes of a young boy who dreams of the cosmos and flying into space.


 

Celebrating People
Preserving Our Planet

Bridging indigenous cultures,
women’s wisdom, and environmental science through soul-stirring films and inspiring musical performances.


 
       
The Theory of Everything Blood of Angels Lord Byron Anna Christie
A new, full-length opera exploring science, spirituality, and indigenous cosmology. A dramatization of the political life of George C. Wallace set against the backdrop of the Civil Rights Movement. An astounding tale of this passionate, unpredictable wild child of letters. So scandalous in life, they burned his memoirs. A new music drama based on the Pulitzer prize-winning sea play by Eugene O'Neill explores the lost relationship of a woman and her father, and the sailor she falls in love with.
 
 

ENCOMPASS NEW OPERA THEATRE IS A MEMBER OF:
 
OUR SPONSORS:

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has generously awarded
Encompass New Opera Theatre a coveted Access to Artistic Excellence grant for The Theory of Everything.

 

Encompass New Opera Theatre's programs are made possible by
the New York State Council on
the Arts with the support of
Governor Andrew Cuomo and
the New York State Legislature.