Presented by Youth Opera of El Paso
an original children’s opera by
Martha Hill Duncan & Janet Windeler Ryan
Friday July 31, 2015
3:00 pm & 7:30 pm
Searching the Painted Sky is the story of two sisters, Leda, an older teenager, and Lulu, a young girl, who have lost their mother to illness and are now living in poverty with their father. Although their laid back dad loves his kids, he is not always the greatest at providing them necessities. After a run-in with an exotic fortune teller, Leda’s life takes a turn into fantasy, complete with strange, funny and fantastical characters.
Searching the Painted Sky was written for and premiered by The Youth Opera of El Paso at the 2014 National Opera Association Convention in New York City.
Running time is approximately 90 minutes.
There is one 15 minute intermission.
Tickets $5, available online here.
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