Converse Chorale's fall concert celebrates new music (music composed after 2000) for women's voices. The first section contains pieces of a religious nature, with texts from the Psalms, the Song…Find out more »
“Love is what you bring to it…”
Summer & Smoke by Lee Hoiby
Librettist: Lanford Wilson
Adapted from Tennessee Williams’ famous play of the same title, Summer and Smoke tells one of the most heartbreaking love stories of all time. It’s Mississippi at the turn of the 20th century. Alma, a preacher’s daughter with an eccentric mother, harbors a secret infatuation with her rebellious neighbor, John. As the two wrestle between love and lust, Alma struggles to find her freedom and identity as a woman in the restrictive South.
This production is a collaboration between Converse Opera Theatre & Theatre Converse. Please note this production is rated PG-13 for violence and sexual content.
January 26 & 27 @ 7:30pm
January 28 @ 3pm
Adult Admission $15
Senior Admission $12
Student Admission $10
**Converse College Students, Faculty/Staff admitted for free!