Directed by Peter Sellars
Not Rated | 190 min. | 2008 | USA
Film begins at 6:00 PM
Representing the culmination of nearly two decades of collaboration between composer John Adams and director Peter Sellars, this modern opera focuses on the J. Robert Oppenheimer experiments that led to the creation of the atomic bomb. Baritone Gerald Finley plays the physicist and soprano Jessica Rivera sings the role of his wife in this 2007 production that features the Netherlands Opera Chorus and the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra.
Presented in partnership with UCANN and the Utah Symphony/Utah Opera