Laura Kaminsky, New York-based composer of contemporary chamber, vocal, and orchestral music, with social-political topics like environment and war

West Edge Opera Presents West Coast Premiere of As One July 26, 31, Aug. 8

West Edge Opera Presents West Coast Premiere of <em>As One</em> July 26, 31, Aug. 8

As One – A Chamber Opera for Two Voices

Music and Concept by Laura Kaminsky, Libretto by Mark Campbell & Kimberly Reed
By arrangement with Bill Holab Music

Sunday July 26 – 2 pm
Friday  July 31 – 8 pm
Saturday August 8 – 2 pm
At the Oakland Metro, in the Jack London Square area

post-west-edge-opera.1As One illuminates the brave and painful growth of a transgender person, whose identity is still deemed “abnormal” and, more shamefully for our world, is barely recognized.  The deeply normal need to unite body and soul within the boundaries of accepted human interactions has much to reveal to all of us.

Read the complete story at the West Edge Opera website