the Little Match Girl Passion, Portland Opera
The Little Match Girl Passion by David Lang is a Pulitzer Prize winning opera, based on Hans Christian Andersen’s tragic yet hopeful story ‘The Little Match Girl’
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field, Portland Opera
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field by David Lang is based on a short story by Ambrose Bierce. The story, set in 1854, follows a plantation owner named Williamson who vanishes while walking across a field.