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Chelsea Opera presents The House of Kronenstrasse (World Premiere) / The Parting (NY Premiere)
In The Parting, Hungarian poet Miklós Radnóti and his wife Fanni sing of their love, as well as the struggles in their marriage, as Death muses on at their past and their tragic future. After the war, a small book of poems found in Radnóti’s coat pocket will identify his body and establish his reputation as one of Hungary’s greatest poets and a major witness to the Holocaust.
In The House of Kronenstrasse, Christiane’s mother’s last words led to a place she had fled as a child. As Christiane travels from New York to Heidelberg, she finds herself transported back to the dangerous world of her WWII childhood, where the truth of her past lies concealed.
Friday, March 27 at 7pm
Saturday, March 28 at 7pm