The Getty Villa

The Getty Villa Presents

From Play to Libretto: Sarah Ruhl's Eurydice

Date: Sunday, February 2, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Getty Villa
Admission: Ticket required; Free.



Join actors and opera singers for a staged reading of Eurydice (2003) by Tony-nominee and MacArthur Fellow Sarah Ruhl, followed by a conversation between Ruhl and the score's composer, Matthew Aucoin, about the process of translating her play to opera. LA Opera performs selections from the libretto.

Orpheus and Eurydice, about 1709, Jean Raoux, oil on canvas. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Gift of William P. Garred
 



How to Get Here
The Getty Villa is located at 17985 Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, California, approximately 25 miles west of downtown Los Angeles. See Hours, Directions, Parking for directions and parking information.