Considering Matthew Shepard - The Elora Singers & Music at Met
A stirring performance of this moving oratorio by Craig Hella Johnson; both an account of and reflection on the hatred that ended Matthew Shepard’s life.
This powerful work offers hope of acceptance and inclusion in a changing world in a concert reflecting on the themes of love and compassion. The three-part fusion oratorio speaks with a fresh and bold voice, incorporating a variety of musical styles seamlessly woven into a unified whole.
Johnson sets a wide range of poetic and soulful texts by poets including Hildegard of Bingen, Lesléa Newman, Michael Dennis Browne, and Rumi. Passages from Matt’s personal journal, interviews and writingsView more
Tickets are $30, General Admission
Contact: (519) 846-0331
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jun 21, 2023 at 08:00 pm (Wed)
56 Queen St East, Toronto, ON M5C 2Z3