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Ahead of the world premiere of Stonewall, get a taste of the new work in the video above, taken during a recent workshop presentation. The piece, from composer Iain Bell and Pulitzer-winning librettist Mark Campbell, will make its world premiere with New York City Opera June 21–28. Set in 1969, the opera features an array of characters—including a lesbian facing harassment, a city clerk who moonlights as a female impersonator, an English teacher fired from a Catholic school, and a transgender woman celebrating the anniversary of her transition—who convene in the Greenwich Village bar that became the impetus for a movement. The cast features Andrew Bidlack, Liz Bouk, Lisa Chavez, Michael C... Full story

19 March