Ad Astra Music Festival

Est. 2014 in Russell, Kansas

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Proving Up

  • LaSada Lodge 3721 183rd Street Russell, KS, 67665 United States (map)
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In this 2017 opera by critically acclaimed composer Missy Mazzoli, a Nebraska family struggles to acquire land through the Homestead Act of 1862. Sasha Hildebrand is the stage director, Austin McWilliams is the music director, and a cast of Gregorio Taniguchi, Dominic Aragon, Aani Bourassa, Courtney Evans, Alyssa Toepfer, and Gabe McGuire endeavor to perform this challenging work alongside a chamber ensemble.

PROGRAM

Earlier Event: July 19
Our Union to Restore
Later Event: July 21
Feminine Experiences