National Sawdust

National Sawdust Announces Julia Adolphe’s “A Barrel of Laughs, A Vale of Tears” Project-In-Residence For 2018-2019 Season
National Sawdust has announced “A Barrel of Laughs, A Vale of Tears," a new opera written by Julia Adolphe, as a Project-In-Residence for the 2018-2019 season.  Adolphe is working with librettist Stephanie Fleischmann and adding a few new twists to the beloved children’s story written by Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist and author, Jules Feiffer, which will create an inspiring experience for both adults and young audience members.   “A Barrel…
National Sawdust and Curator Anthony Roth Costanzo Collaborate on a new Reimagined Production of “Aci Galatea e Polifemo”
National Sawdust and Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo will come together to present an exciting new tropical version of Handel's "Aci Galatea e Polifemo."  The performances begin on July 12, 2017, and continue on July 13, 19, and 20. Every single show kicks off at 8:00 p.m. EDT. Costanzo will be joined in presenting this new unique version by National Sawdust (NS) and San Francisco Philharmonic Baroque Orchestra and Chorale, led by conductor Nicholas McGegan.…