Tag archives: Westmont Opera

Westmont Opera Returns to the Stage with ‘Tender Land’
By Steven Libowitz   |   January 27, 2022

American composer Aaron Copland was inspired to write his opera The Tender Land when he saw Walker Evans’ famed Depression-era photographs and read James Agee’s “Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.” Now, Westmont Opera is presenting the rarely seen 1954 work as its 2022 production at the Center Stage Theater, representing the school’s return to […]