Filmed version of Wiemann’s opera ‘I Give You My Home’ to screen around New England

Screenings of a filmed version of the opera “I Give You My Home,” with music and libretto written by Beth Wiemann, professor of music and director of the McGillicuddy Humanities Center, will be screened in venues across New England in March and April. 

The piece, inspired by the life and work of Rose Standish Nichols, has been translated to film by Guerilla Opera. Cara Consilvio directed the film.

Scheduled screenings include: 

  • March 24, 7 p.m., at the Mosesian Center for the Arts, Watertown, Massachusetts.
  • March 26, 7 p.m., at the Colonial Performing Arts Center, Keene, New Hampshire.
  • March 29, 3 p.m., and April 2, 2 p.m., at the Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine

The Guerilla Opera will host a virtual premiere of “I Give You My Home” via livestream on April 6 at 7 p.m. Tickets are available online.

For more information, visit the School of Performing Arts website.