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CMNW Summer Festival: Beyond the Cultural Revolution - The Silver River
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 8:00pm
CMNW Summer Festival: Beyond the Cultural Revolution - The Silver River

CMNW Summer Festival: Beyond the Cultural Revolution - The Silver River
Presented by Chamber Music Northwest
Learn more at https://cmnw.org/ 

Saturday, July 21 | 8:00 PM
Lincoln Performance Hall
$10 - $60

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The Silver River weaves Chinese and Western cultures into a magical operatic masterpiece of exquisite beauty. This contemporary production is conceived by two renowned Asian artists: composer Bright Sheng and librettist and Tony Award-winner David Henry Hwang. The Silver River updates a legendary 5,000-year-old Chinese myth of ill-fated love between a celestial being and a mortal, ultimately interpreting the creation of night and day.