We asked Mr. McClatchy to write a brief piece explaining how Little Nemo in Slumberland came to be as well as his thoughts on the upcoming performances of his work at Sarasota Opera.
|Librettist J.D. McClatchy|
Photo by Geoff Spear
|The characters of Nemo (Katherine Powell), The Princess|
(Adriana Fernandez) and Flip (Natalie Almeter)
Photo by Rod Millington
The composer and I hope we have given the Sarasota team and its remarkable cast of young singers an opera that will be a pleasure to perform and will give their audiences an experience that will thrill and charm them.
- J. D. McClatchy
Tickets are going fast for the world premiere performances of this glorious new opera. Performance dates are Saturday, November 10, at 5:30pm and Sunday, November 11, at 12:30pm. To secure your seats today, go online at www.sarasotaopera.org or call the box office at (941) 328-1300.