The Clever Wife - A Chinese Folktale
Dance of Asian America presents a world premiere opera based on a popular Chinese folktale.
04/30/2012 - 05/04/2012
Miller Outdoor Theatre
Address: 6000 Hermann Park Drive , Houston, TX 77030
Music by Mary Carol Warwick
Libretto by Hugh Behm-Steinberg
Commissioned by Donna and Robert Bruni
For Elementary and Middle Schools
Can a woman be a hero? Based on a popular Chinese folktale, this world premiere opera explores the difference between wisdom and knowledge when a young wife must rescue her foolish husband from a magistrate's impossible tasks.
Produced by Houston Grand Opera