‘PermaDeath’ Opera To Highlight Challenges of ALS
Librettist Cerise Jacobs and composer Dan Visconti’s upcoming opera “ PermaDeath,” presented by White Snake Projects, is a work that combines music, theater, and cutting-edge technology, will also highlight Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). The opera features the story of gaming enthusiast Sonny, who is struggling with early stages of ALS. In the portrayal of the character, Jacobs has found the support of the Compassionate Care ALS (CCALS), which has made…
Cerise Jacobs’ Video Game Opera ‘PermaDeath’ To World Premiere In Boston
Cerise Jacobs' video game opera "Permadeath will premiere in Boston. The opera written by Jacobs and her son Pirate Epstein was composed by Dan Visconti will make its premiere at Boston’s Cutler Majestic Theater on Sept.  27-29, 2018. When Jacobs' wrote the opera, her vision was to build her libretto around a fictional video game in the style of the wildly popular massively multi-player online games and to merge the…