A special pre-performance event will bring the audience closer to the fascinating story behind Dead Man Walking. Hear perspectives from the composer of the opera, Jake Heggie, at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24 in the Center for Creativity on Tulsa Community College’s Metro Campus. Kostis Protopapas, artistic director for Tulsa Opera, will host this “Inside Composer’s Studio” event. Heggie will take you behind the scenes of his contemporary American drama that tells the true story of a woman’s journey to help a convicted murderer find his way to truth and redemptive love.
This event is free and open to the public.