WRINKLE IN TIME, A


Libretto:
Walter Green

Cast:
Principle Roles:
Meg (soprano)
Charles Wallace (boy soprano)
Mrs. Whatsit (soprano)
Mrs. Who (mezzo-soprano)
Mrs. Which (soprano or tenor)

Secondary Roles:
Mr. Jenkins, Man with red eyes (bass)
Mrs. Murry (soprano)
The Happy Medium, Aunt Beast (soprano)
Mr. Murry (tenor)

Acting Role:
Fortinbras - the family dog

Chorus Roles:
Uriel, The Dark Thing, It, People of Camazotz

Instrumentation:
3 flutes (one doubles piccolo), oboe, 2 clarinets (one doubles bass clarinet), bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, 2 percussion, timpani, keyboard (synthesizer), strings (3 1st violins, 3 2nd violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 1 double bass)

Duration: 78 minutes

Commissioned By:
Sigurd and Evelyn Swensson and Opera Delaware for its 1991-1992 Season

Premiere:
March 1992 by Opera Delaware

Available From:
ECS Publishing (rental)

Composer's Notes:
To rent the full work, please visit ECS Publishing.


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