Sophia’s Forest

a chamber opera for soprano, mezzo, baritone, child soprano (or high soprano), child actress (non-singing)

libretto by Hannah Moscovitch

duration: ~60 minutes

Sophia – soprano
Anna – mezzo
Wes – baritone
Emma – child soprano or high soprano
Young Sophia – child actress

string quartet, percussion, and electronically controlled sound sculptures.

SOPHIA’S FOREST was premiered September 8 and 9, 2017 in Philadelphia. Please see the Sophia’s Forest project page for more details or email lembitbeecher [at] gmail [dot] com for a video recording of the premiere.


2022 Opera Parallèle Production Photos (credit: Steve DiBartolomeo):