“The Shepherdess and the Chimney Sweep”
A chamber opera by Hannah Lash, based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen
Performed by loadbang and Hannah Lash
Directed and designed by Luke Leonard
Produced by American Opera Projects and Chatter
2019, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2019, Las Puertas, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Promise Play, or For a Man Kicked in the Mouth by a Horse Named Bliss is a story of forbidden love told through promises, songs, and choreographed movement. Written and directed by Luke Leonard with music by Paul Brill, this production explores what it means to be radically honest.