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Poetry in Performance

Poetry in Performance, featuring Ellen Waterston, is a presentation on the making of Via Lactea, A New Opera in English, which premiered in June 2016. The opera was based on Ellen Waterston's verse novel, Via Lactea: A Woman of a Certain Age Walks the Camino. Ms. Waterston wrote the libretto for the opera and Rebecca Oswald composed the musical score.

Performing:
Ellen Waterston, Poet with Aimee Larson, Soprano and Christopher Wicks, Accompanist.

Location: Woodland Chapel, 580 High St. SE, Salem, Oregon

Admission is free. Books and CDs for sale and signing.

Sponsored by the Mid-Valley Poetry Society, a unit of the Oregon Poetry Association, with support from the Marion Cultural Development Corporation.