Photo by Sam Trotman
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This performance includes haze effect and flames.

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Estimated Length: 
This performance will last approximately 3 hours, which includes two intermissions.

A new production of Massenet’s rarely produced Thaïs. Claudia Zahn directs this new production in collaboration with scenic and lighting designer Harry Feiner. Sarah Joy Miller, a rising American soprano who made her Metropolitan Opera debut last season, sings the iconic title role. Louis Otey co-stars as Athanaël, and MDLO Young Artist Institute alumni Joseph Michael Brent, Hunter Enoch, Caroline Hewitt, Sarah Joyce Cooper, and Hayan Kim round out the cast. Music Director Louis Salemno leads the MDLO Orchestra interpreting Massenet’s powerful score.

Thaïs: Sarah Joy Miller

Athanaël: Louis Otey

Nicias: Joseph Michael Brent

Palémon: Hunter Enoch

Albine: Allegra De Vita

La Charmeuse: Sarah Joyce Cooper

Myrtale: Caroline Hewitt

Crobyle: Hayan Kim

Conductor: Louis Salemno

Stage Director: Claudia Zahn

Set & Lighting Designer: Harry Feiner

Costume Designer: Sam Flemning

Chorus Master: Steven Gathman