Composer Spotlight: Mark Adamo

As part of Unstaged, PFO’s pandemic season, Mark Adamo’s comedic opera gem Lysistrata (2005), has been rescheduled for the 2021 Festival. In anticipation, Marianne Cornetti interviews the prolific composer Mark Adamo whose acclaimed operas include Little Women (1998), The Gospel of Mary Magdalene (2013) and Becoming Santa Claus (2015). Stage Director of Lysistrata Derrick R. Brown and Conductor Robert Frankenberry will join the conversation for an exciting preview about what to expect from our imaginative 2021 production.