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great sorcerer

Composer: Andrea Clearfield
Librettists: Jean-Claude van Itallie and Lois Walden

Conductor: Manoj Kamps
Director: Kevin Newbury
Executive Producer: New Vision for Opera NYC

Cast (in order of appearance):
Mother/Red Demon: Lauren Flanigan
Aunt/Green Demon: Eve Gigliotti
Sorcerer/Blue Demon: Will Liverman
Uncle/Yellow Demon: Matthew Gamble
Father/White Demon: Tobias Greenhalgh
Mila: Aaron Blake
Damema: Susannah Biller
Marpa: Musa Ngqungwana
Youngest Man in Black/Young Robber: Jonathan Blalock

Orchestra: The Knights
Choir: The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Director

Video Design: Greg Emetaz 
Lighting Design: Lucrecia Briceno
Tableaux Design/Choreography: Darrell Thorne
Set Design: Gene Kaufman
Associate Conductor: Daniela Candillari

Production Stage Manager: Jason Kaiser
Production Manager: Carly Levin
General Manager: Amanda Cooper
Line Producer: Kim Whitener/KiWi Productions

New Vision for Opera NYC

Mila, Great Sorcerer was commissioned by Gene Kaufman and Terry Eder Kaufman

Co-presented with Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College of Criminal Justice