Sweet Land

2019 - 2020

The Industry
Yuval Sharon, co-director
Cannupa Hanska Luger, co-director
Raven Chacon, composer
Du Yun, composer
Douglas Kearney, librettist
Aja Couchois Duncan, librettist

Sweet Land brings together two composers/librettist teams—Raven Chacon and Du Yun, Douglas Kearney and Aja Couchois Duncan—to create a multiperspectival opera which explores the myths of American identity, co-directed by Yuval Sharon and Cannupa Hanska Luger.

Sweet Land Concert Workshop
May 4 and 5, 2019
in residence at L.A. Dance Project Studios: 2245

Sweet Land Full Production
February 29 – March 22, 2020
location TBD

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The Commissioning of Du Yun for Sweet Land received funding from OPERA America’s Grants for Female Composers program, supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.