Performance Calendar
MAR 16 - MAR 24

the little OPERA theatre of ny presents

THE REFORMED DRUNKARD
Opera by CHRISTOPH WILLIBALD GLUCK
Conductor RICHARD OWEN
Directed by PHILIP SHNEIDMAN
With MICHAEL BOLEY, TERESA BUCHHOLZ, BRIAN DOWNEN, CANDICE HOYES, RON LOYD, JESSICA SANDIDGE, SAHOKO SATO, MATTHEW SINGER, ANNA TONNA, JONATHAN WINELL, and ANTHONY WRIGHT WEBB
'A DELICATE BALANCE OF GRANDEUR AND INTIMACY.'
Zachary Woolfe, The New York Times

'A DELIGHT - WITH A CHARMING SCORE AND EXCELLENT MUSICIANS!'
Parterre.com

'DELIGHTFUL!'
Taminophile

'HILARIOUS - AN ENJOYABLE EVENING FROM THE FEISTY LITTLE OPERA THEATRE OF NY!'
Voce di meche

Will love be the intoxicant?

In a rare comic opera by Gluck, a drunkard arranges the marriage of his niece, but she loves another. An illusory trip to the underworld is hatched to upend the wedding plan.

the little OPERA theatre of ny returns to 59E59 with The Reformed Drunkard (L'Ivrogne Corrigé) in a new adaptation and translation by Ivana Mestrovic & Philip Shneidman

Sung in English.


The running time of The Reformed Drunkard is 1 hour with no intermission.
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Tue, Wed & Thu 7:15, Fri & Sat 8:15, Sun 3:15