THE DIFFICULTY OF CROSSING A FIELD  Composer: David Lang Libretto: Mac Wellman   Director/Production Designer: Luke Leonard    Images from the 2010 production presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre & Dance    Nominated for eight 2010 Austin Critics' Table Awards including "Best Opera," and ranked No. 4 on Austin Chronicle's "Top Ten Theatrical Wonders of 2010" (Austin Chronicle).    April 23, 24, 28, 29, 30 & May 1 at 8:00 PM   April 25 & May 1, 2 at 2:00 PM   B. Iden Payne Theatre    Music Director: Lyn Koenning Scene Design: Sonja Rainey   Costume Design: Alison Heryer   Lighting Design: Lih-Hwa Yu   Sound Design: Billy Henry   Stage Manager: Beth McCurdy   Technical Director: Tramaine Berryhill   Dramaturgs: Samantha Accetulli and M'bewe Escobar   Choreographer: Alvin J Rangel   Assistant Director: Joey le Page   Movement Advisor: Natasha Davison   Voice and Text Consultant: Barney Hammond   Voice and Text Coach: Melissa Recalde    Cast: Jennifer Adams, Morgan Beckford, Hallie Chaney, Gabriel Jason Dean, Michelle Flanagan, Julia Gytri, Glen Hall, Jenn Hartmann, John Hazlewood, Haley Hussey, Joey le Page, Stephen Naimoli, Bethany Renfro, Thomas Roduta, Chrissy Shackelford, Ben Schave, Daniel Sullivan, Travis Tate, Zach Ullah, Sarah Walker    String Quartet:   Amy Harris – Violin I   Kevin Mendoza – Violin II   Julie Keller – Viola   Douglas Machiz – Cello
       
     
       
     
       
     
       
     
       
     
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   THE DIFFICULTY OF CROSSING A FIELD  Composer: David Lang Libretto: Mac Wellman   Director/Production Designer: Luke Leonard    Images from the 2010 production presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre & Dance    Nominated for eight 2010 Austin Critics' Table Awards including "Best Opera," and ranked No. 4 on Austin Chronicle's "Top Ten Theatrical Wonders of 2010" (Austin Chronicle).    April 23, 24, 28, 29, 30 & May 1 at 8:00 PM   April 25 & May 1, 2 at 2:00 PM   B. Iden Payne Theatre    Music Director: Lyn Koenning Scene Design: Sonja Rainey   Costume Design: Alison Heryer   Lighting Design: Lih-Hwa Yu   Sound Design: Billy Henry   Stage Manager: Beth McCurdy   Technical Director: Tramaine Berryhill   Dramaturgs: Samantha Accetulli and M'bewe Escobar   Choreographer: Alvin J Rangel   Assistant Director: Joey le Page   Movement Advisor: Natasha Davison   Voice and Text Consultant: Barney Hammond   Voice and Text Coach: Melissa Recalde    Cast: Jennifer Adams, Morgan Beckford, Hallie Chaney, Gabriel Jason Dean, Michelle Flanagan, Julia Gytri, Glen Hall, Jenn Hartmann, John Hazlewood, Haley Hussey, Joey le Page, Stephen Naimoli, Bethany Renfro, Thomas Roduta, Chrissy Shackelford, Ben Schave, Daniel Sullivan, Travis Tate, Zach Ullah, Sarah Walker    String Quartet:   Amy Harris – Violin I   Kevin Mendoza – Violin II   Julie Keller – Viola   Douglas Machiz – Cello
       
     

THE DIFFICULTY OF CROSSING A FIELD
Composer: David Lang
Libretto: Mac Wellman

Director/Production Designer: Luke Leonard

Images from the 2010 production presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre & Dance

Nominated for eight 2010 Austin Critics' Table Awards including "Best Opera," and ranked No. 4 on Austin Chronicle's "Top Ten Theatrical Wonders of 2010" (Austin Chronicle).

April 23, 24, 28, 29, 30 & May 1 at 8:00 PM
April 25 & May 1, 2 at 2:00 PM
B. Iden Payne Theatre

Music Director: Lyn Koenning
Scene Design: Sonja Rainey

Costume Design: Alison Heryer
Lighting Design: Lih-Hwa Yu
Sound Design: Billy Henry
Stage Manager: Beth McCurdy
Technical Director: Tramaine Berryhill
Dramaturgs: Samantha Accetulli and M'bewe Escobar
Choreographer: Alvin J Rangel
Assistant Director: Joey le Page
Movement Advisor: Natasha Davison
Voice and Text Consultant: Barney Hammond
Voice and Text Coach: Melissa Recalde

Cast: Jennifer Adams, Morgan Beckford, Hallie Chaney, Gabriel Jason Dean, Michelle Flanagan, Julia Gytri, Glen Hall, Jenn Hartmann, John Hazlewood, Haley Hussey, Joey le Page, Stephen Naimoli, Bethany Renfro, Thomas Roduta, Chrissy Shackelford, Ben Schave, Daniel Sullivan, Travis Tate, Zach Ullah, Sarah Walker

String Quartet:
Amy Harris – Violin I
Kevin Mendoza – Violin II
Julie Keller – Viola
Douglas Machiz – Cello

       
     
The Difficult of Crossing a Field: Fourth Telling - HD 720p
       
     
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field: Interlude 2 and Third Telling - HD 720p
       
     
PROMO VIDEO (2015 Australian Premiere): The Difficulty of Crossing a Field

Promo video for the Australian premiere of David Lang and Mac Wellman's "The Difficulty of Crossing a Field", Nagambie Lakes Opera Festival, Oct. 11, 2015

       
     
Teaser for 2010 UT-Austin Production: The Difficulty of Crossing a Field
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