EVENTS & PRESS

Events
DateLocationDetails
June 7, 11, 13, 20, 26, 2020Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
opera-stl.org/season-and-events/productions/awakenings-2020
World Premiere: "Awakenings," an opera by Tobias Picker, libretto by Aryeh Lev Stollman, based on the book by Oliver Sacks.
April 5, 2020
7:30pm
The Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
guggenheim.org/event/opera-theatre-of-saint-louis-awakenings
Works & Process: A Talk about the Creation and Process of Contemporary Works

"Awakenings," an opera by Tobias Picker, libretto by Aryeh Lev Stollman, based on the book by Oliver Sacks. Discussion with Roberto Kalb and James Robinson, performances by original cast members Joyce El-Khoury, Paul Groves, Jarrett Logan Porter, and David Portillo.

November 1-11, 2019Wilks Studio, Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH
ofnw.org/projects#/awakenings/
Workshop: "Awakenings"
Opera Fusion:New Works will workshop the opera "Awakenings" by Tobias Picker, libretto by Aryeh Lev Stollman, during a 10-day residency in Cincinnati, utilizing the facilities, personnel, and talent of both Cincinnati Opera and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. The workshop will be cast with a combination of CCM students and professional artists.
November 11, 2019
7:30pm
Wilks Studio, Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH
ofnw.org/projects#/awakenings/
Public presentation
The conclusion of the 10-day workshop of "Awakenings," the new opera by Tobias Picker, libretto by Aryeh Lev Stollman. This public concert performance of excerpts from the opera will be followed by an audience Q&A session.
February 18, 2016George Washington University
davidbrucesmith.com/jewish-literature-live/
Jewish Literature Live! Spring Semester 2016 Writers
"The Far Euphrates"
February 21-26, 2015Salzburg Global Seminar
Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria
www.salzburgglobal.org/calendar/2010-2019/2015/session-547.html
The Neuroscience of Art
Invited Guest: The Written Word
November 6, 2014Western New England University
D'Amour Library, Room 319
www1.wne.edu/artsandsciences/index.cfm?selection=doc.10434
Fall 2014 Authors Series
Reading and discussion: "The Little Poet"
March 12, 2014The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA
www.wm.edu
Author Discussion
"The Far Euphrates"
April 18, 2012Binghamton University SUNY
www2.binghamton.edu/judaic-studies/courses.html
Author Reading and Discussion
"The Far Euphrates"
Press
Hear an interview with librettist Aryeh Lev Stollman, composer Tobias Picker, and director James Robinson on Radio Arts Foundation-Saint Louis about the opera Awakenings based on the book by Oliver Sacks.
Hear Aryeh Lev Stollman's story "Lotte Returns!" on National Public Radio

Read Bomb Magazine's article and interview with Aryeh Lev Stollman

Hear Kurt Andersen's interview and discussion with Aryeh Lev Stollman