Chicago Fringe Opera presents three performances of Benjamin Britten’s 1946 chamber opera The Rape of Lucretia. The opera’s story is based on the poems of the same name by Shakespeare and Ovid. The CFO production sets the story in the present day and examines the prevalence of rape in the military. Using live video, this production takes place during a military investigation into an alleged rape, and focuses on the aftermath of sexual violence.
|Monday||November 17, 2014||7:30 PM|
|Wednesday||November 19, 2014||7:30 PM|
|Monday||November 24, 2014||7:30 PM|