Cincinnati Opera Announces Free Screening of ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL – THE DOCUMENTARY

CO_Another Brick in the Wall logoJuly 11 at 21c Museum Hotel 

CINCINNATI, OH—On Wednesday, July 11, Cincinnati Opera and 21c Museum Hotel will partner to present a free screening of the 30-minute film, Another Brick in the Wall—The Documentary, by Pierre and François Lamoureux. The documentary follows the creators of the new opera Another Brick in the Wall, including Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, composer Julien Bilodeau, and stage director Dominic Champagne, as they discuss the process of transforming Pink Floyd’s 1979 rock album The Wall into a grand opera. This screening is presented in conjunction with Cincinnati Opera’s U.S. premiere of Another Brick in the Wall, which runs July 20 through 31 at Cincinnati Music Hall.

DOCUMENTARY SCREENING

Wednesday, July 11 at 7:00 p.m.
21c Museum Hotel
609 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Event timeline:

  • 7:00 p.m. Cocktails (cash bar)
  • 8:00 p.m. Documentary screening
  • 8:30 p.m. Panel discussion with guest speakers, including the documentary’s director, Pierre Lamoureux

Reservations: Admission is free, but tickets are required. To reserve your seat, call the Cincinnati Opera box office at (513) 241-2742. Box office hours: M-F 10AM-5PM. 

Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the nation, Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling season of grand opera every June and July. The company’s repertoire includes beloved classics and contemporary masterworks brought to life by some of the world’s most dynamic performers and creative teams. 

Cincinnati Opera’s 2018 Summer Festival continues through July 31, featuring Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, Laura Kaminsky’s As One, and the United States premiere of Roger Waters’s Another Brick in the Wall, based on the Pink Floyd album The Wall. Cincinnati Opera’s 2018 Season Presenting Sponsor is PNC. The 2018 season is also made possible with support from ArtsWave, Ohio Arts Council, The Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund, and many generous individuals, corporations, and foundations. 

cincinnatiopera.org

 

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