Ages 16+ | This work contains images depicting sexuality and nudity, and includes frank discussions of sexuality.
Composed by Bryce Dessner
Libretto by korde arrington tuttle
Featuring words by Essex Hemphill & Patti Smith
Directed by Kaneza Schaal
Featuring Roomful of Teeth with Alicia Hall Moran & Isaiah Robinson
Music Direction & Conducting by Brad Wells
Produced by ArKtype / Thomas O. Kriegsmann in Cooperation with The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation
Music by Bryce Dessner is used with permission of Chester Music Ltd.
TRIPTYCH was commissioned by ArtsEmerson.
Supported in part by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Produced in Residency with and Commissioned by University Musical Society, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
Co-produced by Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gustavo Dudamel Music and Artistic Director.
TRIPTYCH was co-commissioned by BAM; Luminato Festival, Toronto, Canada; Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Athens, Greece; Cincinnati Opera, Cincinnati, OH; Cal Performances, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Stanford Live, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; Adelaide Festival, Australia; John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for performance as part of DirectCurrent 2019; Texas Performing Arts, UT Austin; Holland Festival, Amsterdam; Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; the Momentary, Bentonville, AR, Celebrity Series, Boston, MA; and developed in residency with MassMOCA, North Adams, MA.
Triptych is presented by ArtsEmerson in association with Celebrity Series of Boston and New England Conservatory