The White Witch is based on the 19th century Jamaican legend of Annie Palmer, a woman notoriously known as "The White Witch of Rose Hall." It is a tale of voodoo, murder, and revenge, but above all, hubris that ultimately receives its just reward.
This one-act opera has music composed by Brian Schober with a libretto by Joan Ross Sorkin. The composer will present a talk about the work on Monday, October 28 at 11 am in Salem State's Recital Hall, 71 Loring Ave. which is free and open to the public.
Prelude Conversation - There will be a Prelude Conversation with the creators prior to the opening night performance on October 30 at 6:30 pm.
NOTE: Contains mature themes and may be inappropriate for audience members under the age of 13.
$15 seniors and non-SSU students 18 and above
Salem State students and those under 18 receive free admission.
For access and accommodation information, visit salemstate.edu/access