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
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.