ZAVALA-ZAVALA

April 8, 2022 | 7:30pm
McLean Community Center
1234 Ingleside Avenue
McLean, VA 22101


April 9, 2022 | 7:30pm
Kennedy Center – Terrace Theater
2700 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20566

IN Series makes its Kennedy Center debut at the Terrace Theater with the world-premiere of Brian Arreola and Anna Deeny Morales’ new opera ZAVALA-ZAVALA, telling a story of family separation and survival at the US/Mexican border, inspired by true events, and with artists Elizabeth Mondragon, Judy Yannini, and Alex Alburqueque. The program opens with the World Premiere of a musical celebration of the poems of Gabriela Mistral and their translations by Langston Hughes by composer Emily Lau, as well as a new work by composer Carlos Simon with text by baritone Carl DuPont .Angel-Gil Ordóñez leads the orchestras of Georgetown University and members of the PostClassical Ensemble.


Angel Gil-Ordóñez, music director and conductor
Alex Alburqueque, baritone
Carl DuPont, baritone
Elizabeth Mondragon, mezzo-soprano
Judy Yannini, soprano
Georgetown University Orchestra
PostClassical Ensemble
Chiarina Chamber Players


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-All tickets are 100% refundable or transferable due to cancellation or wellness concerns.
-IN Series follows all safety measures mandated by Washington, DC and the CDC.
-This season we will perform in venues designed for responsible social distancing.

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