Song from the Uproar

The Lives and Deaths of Isabelle Eberhardt

Composer: Missy Mazzoli

Libretto: Royce Vavrek

Premiere: 2012 NYC

The Cherry Artspace

Saturday May 5th 7pm

Sunday May 6th 4pm

Tuesday May 8th 7pm

Wednesday May 9th 7pm

Thursday May 10th 7pm

Tickets $10-$35

Inspired by the life of Swiss explorer and writer Isabelle Eberhardt

Sung in English

75 minutes with no intermission


Sponsored by 

Donald Spector and Stacia E. Zabusky

“powerful and new”
-Wall Street Journal

“a masterpiece of modern opera”
-I Care If You Listen

“in the electric surge of Ms. Mazzoli’s score you felt the joy, risk and limitless potential of free spirits unbound”
-New York Times

"seductive, meditative, spiritually elusive”
-Los Angeles Time

Directed and Designed by Joshua Borths

Conducted by Keith Chambers


​Starring Kara Cornell


Joshua Dykes

Christopher Hauser

Josi Petersen

Rachel Silverstein

Sarah Welden

Show Mor

Opera Ithaca is a proud member of

follow us:
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
Opera Ithaca's programming is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.