Gerckens Stargazes with Galileo

Gerckens Stargazes with Galileo

Once again LD TJ Gerckens is working with director Mary Zimmerman. After their last collaboration on Metamorphoses, Gerckens is lighting Galileo Galilei, an opera by Philip Glass, featuring a libretto by Zimmerman with Philip Glass and Arnold Weinstein, and directed by Zimmerman. Galileo Galilei presents the life of the 16th-century scientist whose support of Copernicus' radical hypothesis that the earth revolves around the sun led to a lifetime conviction

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including production and design materials, videos, and more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.