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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
Cost: Free
Phone: 281-373-3386
Website: milleroutdoortheatre.com/search/?q=the+clever+wife&x=0&y=0

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

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