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Season  1975-1976 **SPOT 
Opera  Death in Venice 
Alternate Title   
Composer  Benjamin Britten 
Librettist  Myfanwy Piper 
Setting  1912; Munich and Venice 
World Premiere  No 
U.S. Premiere  No 
Venue  Curran Theatre 
Language  English 
Acts  Two 
Based On  the short story by Thomas Mann 
Commission   
Acknowledgements 1  This new, first American production of "Death in Venice" has been made possible by the sponsorship of the following friends of Spring Opera Theater: J. Peter Cahill, Heidi Cortese, Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Donnell, Rudolph W. Driscoll, Alfred Fromm, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon P. Getty, Dr. David N. Hart, Mrs. Edward Hohfeld, Otto E. Meyer, Eleanor Pinkham, Donald Ravitch, Mrs. Alan J. Rosenberg, Mrs. Madeleine Haas Russell, James H. Schwabacher, Jr., Trude Van de Velde, and Dr. Ronald Wing 
Acknowledgements 2   
Notes  Spring Opera Theater

West Coast Premiere

Costumes from the English Opera Group and The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, designed by Charles Knode. The London production was made possible by a grant from the Gramma Fisher Foundation, Marshalltown, Iowa.
 
Company  Spring Opera Company 
ID  80 
Season ID  9 
Company ID  2