Work

Libretto

Laporte

Opera (In Development)

  • 75 Minutes

Synopsis

Un être humain? / Ben voyons, loin de là: / C’est un politicien.

Based on the events of Québec’s October Crisis of 1970, this new opera examines the kidnapping and subsequent execution of Minister Pierre Laporte by the FLQ. The opera is currently in development, with a premiere planned sometime between 2017 and 2020.

Composer: André Ristic