World premiere! Co-commissioned by Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, Composed by Korine Fujiwara with a libretto by Stephen Wadsworth, "The Flood" tells a story of human connection through loss and shared tragedy, centered around the devastation of Columbus’ Franklinton neighborhood in the Great Flood of 1913.
The commissioning of Korine Fujiwara for "The Flood" received funding from OPERA America’s Opera Grants for Female Composers program, supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.
The production of "The Flood" received funding from OPERA America’s Opera Fund.
The Sunday performance of "The Flood" will include ASL Interpretation, provided by Stagehands Performing Arts Interpreting.