Events

Sweet Land
Opera Screening

This event date has passed
Date(s): 10/6/21
Start time: 7:30 PM
End time: 9:00 PM
Location:

Emory University Quadrangle
571 South Kilgo Cir NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

Type: Theater & Performing Arts

View website

Join us on Emory University's Quad for a screening of Sweet Land! Named "Best New Opera of 2021" by the Music Critics Association of North America, The Industry's Sweet Land is a grotesque historical pageant that disrupts the dominant narrative of American identity.

Sweet Land is the result of a highly collaborative and multi-perspectival approach. The opera features costumes by Cannupa Hanska Luger. He co-directed Sweet Land with Yuval Sharon, and his art interweaves performance and political action to communicate stories about 21st-century Indigeneity. His works are featured in the exhibition, Each/Other: Marie Watt and Cannupa Hanska Luger on view now at the Michael C. Carlos Museum.






Nearby hotels

Emory Conference Center Hotel - 0.77 Miles

Hampton Inn & Suites Atlanta Decatur/Emory - 1.86 Miles

Highland Inn, The - 2.06 Miles

Hotel Clermont - 2.41 Miles

Nearby restaurants

D.B.A Barbecue - 1.8 Miles

Original El Taco, The - 1.81 Miles

Taco Mac (Virginia Highland) - 1.82 Miles

La Tavola Trattoria - 1.83 Miles

See more events